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Diana L. Leyden Selected as Special Trial Judge

Posted on Mar. 25, 2016

Congratulations to Diana L. Leyden on her selection as a Special Trial Judge of the United States Tax Court.  Ms. Leyden has had a distinguished career both in private practice and the public sector.  During her career, from 1999 to 2015, Ms. Leyden served as Director of the Low Income Taxpayer Clinic at the University of Connecticut School of Law.  This makes Ms. Leyden the first Tax Court Judge to have served as the director of a low income taxpayer clinic.  Ms. Leyden will make a fine STJ, and we are excited about the unique perspective she will bring to the Court.

The full Tax Court press release can be found here.

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