SpacerJudge Joseph W. Nega
Chambers Telephone Number: 202-521-0640

Judge. b. Illinois. DePaul University, B.S.C. in Accounting, 1981; DePaul University School of Law, J.D., 1984; Georgetown University School of Law, M.L.T., 1986. Admitted to the Illinois Bar 1984. On staff of the Joint Committee on Taxation of the United States Congress: Legislation Attorney, 1985-1989; Legislation Counsel, 1989-2009; and Senior Legislation Counsel, 2009-2013. Appointed by President Barack H. Obama as Judge, United States Tax Court, on September 4, 2013, for a term ending September 3, 2028.

Additional Information or Requirements for Law Clerk Applicants:
  • J.D. with multiple tax courses or LL.M. in taxation in process or complete
  • Writing sample
Last updated: September 12, 2013