Tamarra Matthews Johnson currently serves as Counselor to U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland. Her prior tenure in the Department of Justice includes over ten years as an Assistant U.S. Attorney, and service as a Bristow Fellow in the Office of the Solicitor General. Prior to her current role, she was previously a partner at the trial litigation boutique Wilkinson Stekloff LLP.
Tamarra clerked for Judge Judith W. Rogers of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, and for Justice Sandra Day O’Connor of the U.S. Supreme Court.