Joseph Robert Goeke
He worked as a trial attorney for the Internal Revenue Service from 1975-1988, for five years in New Orleans and then in Cincinnati, earning two promotions. He then left public service to become a partner, in the law firm of Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw, in Chicago.
On April 22, 2003, Goeke was appointed by President George W. Bush as Judge, United States Tax Court, for a term ending April 21, 2018. He assumed senior status on April 21, 2018, but continues to perform judicial duties as Senior Judge on recall.
- Admitted to the Illinois Bar and the Kentucky Bar.
- U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois (Trial Bar).
- U.S. Court of Federal Claims.