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

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 of the United States Tax Court; sworn in on August 29, 2008 for a term ending August 28, 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: March 3, 2020