Judge Robert A. Wherry Jr. to Present ‘A View From the Tax Court Bench’ Friday, Jan. 25
Robert A. Wherry Jr. United States Tax Court Judge Robert A. Wherry Jr. (pictured left) will present “A View From The Tax Court Bench” at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 25, in the Chesterfield Smith Ceremonial Classroom (HOL 180) as part of the Graduate Tax Program’s Enrichment Speaker Series. Born in Virginia, Judge Wherry earned bachelor’s and Juris Doctor degrees from the University of Colorado, and an LL.M. in taxation from New York University Law School. He is listed in The Best Lawyers in America (in tax litigation). His articles have appeared in ALI-ABA publications, The Colorado Lawyer, Tax Notes, and State Tax Notes. He is the former Colorado correspondent for State Tax Notes and has spoken at numerous tax institutes, including the University of Denver Tax Institute and Tulane University Tax Institute and American Bar Association Tax Section programs. He was an instructor in tax court litigation for the National Institute for Trial Advocacy. He was appointed by President George W. Bush as a United States Tax Court judge on April 23, 2003, for a term ending April 22, 2018.