Elizabeth Crewson Paris

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Elizabeth Crewson Paris is a judge of the United States Tax Court.[1] She was appointed by President George W. Bush in February 2008. Her nomination passed the United States Senate in July 2008, and she was sworn in on August 1, 2008.[2] Her term will expire on July 29, 2023.[3]

Paris, the older of two, was raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma, earning a bachelor's degree from the University of Tulsa in 1980, a law degree from the University of Tulsa College of Law in 1987, and an LL.M. in taxation from the University of Denver in 1993.[4] She is a former partner at Brumley Bishop and Paris, senior associate at McKenna and Cueno, and tax partner at Reinhardt, Boerner, Van Deuren, Norris and Rieselbach[5] in the firm's Denver office.[6] Paris served as Tax Counsel to the United States Senate Finance Committee from 2000 to 2008.[7] She formerly taught in Georgetown University Law Center's LL.M. Taxation Program and the University of Tulsa College of Law.[8]