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The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release

President Obama Nominates L. Paige Marvel to the United States Tax Court

WASHINGTON, DC – President Obama announced today his intent to nominate L. Paige Marvel as Judge to the United States Tax Court.

“Paige has demonstrated unwavering integrity and a firm commitment to public service throughout her career,” said President Obama.  “I am proud to nominate her to serve for another term on the United States Tax Court.”

Judge L. Paige Marvel, Nominee for Judge, United States Tax Court

Judge L. Paige Marvel currently serves as a Judge of the United States Tax Court, a position she has held since April 1998.  From 1988 to 1998, she worked as a Partner with Venable, Baetjer & Howard.  Previously, from 1986 to 1988, she was a Shareholder with Melnicove, Kaufman, Weiner, Smouse & Garbis.  Judge Marvel was an Associate with Garbis & Schwait from 1974 to 1976, and Shareholder from 1976 to 1986.  She received a B.A. from the College of Notre Dame of Maryland and J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law.