SpacerJudge Laurence J. Whalen
Chambers Telephone Number: 202-521-0792

Senior Judge. b. Pennsylvania. A.B., Georgetown University, 1967; J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 1970; LL.M., 1971. Admitted to District of Columbia and Oklahoma Bars. Special Assistant to the Assistant Attorney General, Tax Division, Department of Justice, 1971-72; trial attorney, Tax Division, 1971-75. Private law practice in Washington, DC, with Hamel and Park (now Hopkins, Sutter, Hamel and Park), 1977-84; also in Oklahoma City, OK, with Crowe and Dunlevy, 1984-87. Member of Oklahoma Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, and American Bar Association. Appointed by President Reagan as Judge, United States Tax Court, on November 23, 1987, for a term ending November 22, 2002. Retired on November 23, 2002, but continues to perform judicial duties as Senior Judge on recall.

Last updated: January 7, 2009