All Dockets Passed to May and Court Filing Counters Closed

The court clerk counters shall be closed effective immediately. All filings shall be submitted via email, facsimile, and or United Stated Postal Service. Parties and counsel shall look to the District Rules of Cherokee Nation Rules 1, 2, and 3 for guidance. (Supreme Court Rules 22, 23, and 24)

The regular District Court Friday dockets for March and April are hereby continued as follows:

March 20, 2020 continued to May 15, 2020 at 1:00 PM,

March 27, 2020 continued to May 22, 2020 at 1:00 PM,

April 3, 2020 continued to May 1, 2020 at 1:00 PM,

April 9, 2020 continued to May 8, 2020 at 1:00 PM,

April 17, 2020 continued to May 15, 2020 at 1:00 PM, and

April 24, 2020 continued to May 22, 2020 at 1:00PM.

The regular District Court Child Support docket for April is hereby continued from April 14, 2020 to May 19, 2020.

This order is subject to extension or modification as necessitated by this emergency.

For more information, please call court staff at (918) 207-3900.

SC-AD-20-01 Order Regarding the COVID-19

Justice Darell R. Matlock Jr.













Resume of Darell R. Matlock, Jr.

Graduated from Tulsa Central High School


Graduated from Oklahoma State University- Bachelor of Science


United States Army


Tulsa County Deputy Court Clerk (minute clerk for District Judge W. Lee Johnson)


Administrative Assistant and Bailiff for District and Administrative Judge W. Lee Johnson 14th  Judicial District


Tulsa University College of Law- Juris Doctor


Assistant City Prosecutor (City of Tulsa)


Assistant City Attorney Civil Division  (City of Tulsa)


Private Practice (General): Labor Law, Worker's Compensation, Domestic, Probate, Criminal, Real Estate, Civil Litigation


Cherokee Nation Employee Appeals Board


Cherokee Nation Supreme Court Justice and Chief Justice