Tony Hullender has been the Deputy Attorney General for the Medicaid Fraud and Integrity Division (MFID) of the Office of the Tennessee Attorney General since 2016. MFID is responsible for civil enforcement of the Tennessee Medicaid False Claims Act. Prior to joining the Office of the Attorney General, Mr. Hullender was in-house legal counsel for BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee for twelve years, including serving as General Counsel from 2011 – 2016. From 1998 to 2005, Mr. Hullender was in private practice with Miller and Martin, PLLC as a litigator in their Chattanooga office. Mr. Hullender also served in the U.S. Army for twelve years, attaining the rank of Captain.