SpacerJudge Herbert L. Chabot
Chambers Telephone Number: 202-521-0644

Senior Judge. b. New York. Stuyvesant High School, 1948. B.A., cum laude, C.C.N.Y., 1952; LL.B., Columbia University, 1957; LL.M., Taxation, Georgetown University, 1964. Served in United States Army, 2 years, and Army Reserves (civil affairs units) for 8 years. Served on Legal Staff, American Jewish Congress, 1957-61; attorney-adviser to Judge Russell E. Train, 1961-65; Congressional Joint Committee on Taxation, 1965-78. Elected Delegate, Maryland Constitutional Convention, 1967-68; adjunct professor, National Law Center, George Washington University, 1974-83; Member of American Bar Association, Tax Section, and Federal Bar Association. Appointed by President Carter as Judge, United States Tax Court, on April 3, 1978, for a term ending April 2, 1993. Served as Senior Judge on recall performing judicial duties until reappointed on October 20, 1993, for a term ending October 19, 2008. Retired on June 30, 2001, but recalled on July 1, 2001, as Senior Judge to perform judicial duties to the present time.

Last updated: January 7, 2009