SpacerJudge Richard T. Morrison
Chambers Telephone Number: 202-521-0853

Judge. b. Hutchinson, Kansas. B.A., B.S., University of Kansas, 1989; visiting student at Mansfield College, Oxford University, 1987-88; J.D., University of Chicago Law School, 1993; Member, University of Chicago Law Review; Associate Editor, University of Chicago Legal Forum; M.A., University of Chicago, 1994. Clerk to Judge Jerry E. Smith, United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, 1993-94. Associate, Baker & McKenzie, Chicago, Illinois, 1994-96. Associate, Mayer Brown & Platt, Chicago, Illinois 1996-2001. Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Review and Appellate Matters, Tax Division, United States Department of Justice, from 2001-2008 (except for term as Acting Assistant Attorney General, from July 2007 to January 2008). Appointed by President George W. Bush as Judge, United States Tax Court, on August 28, 2008, for a term ending August 27, 2023.

Application material required:
Cover letter; resume; at least one writing sample; list of references or reference letters; and unofficial transcripts of (1) undergraduate courses, (2) JD courses, and (3) LLM courses (if applicable).
Last updated: July 19, 2019