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Stephen Jensen Swift

Stephen Jensen Swift, American federal judge. Member American Bar Association, California Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association.

Background

  • Swift, Stephen Jensen was born on September 7, 1943 in Salt Lake City. Son of Edward A. and Maurine (Jensen) Swift.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Brigham Young University, 1967. Juris Doctor, George Washington University, 1970.

    Career

    • Trial attorney United States Department Justice, Washington, 1970-1974, assistant United States attorney tax division San Francisco, 1974-1977. Vice president, senior tax counsel Bank America New Testament & S.A., 1977-1983. Judge United States Tax Court, Washington, 1983—1998, 2000—2008, senior judge, since 2008.

      Adjunct professor Golden Gate University, San Francisco, 1976-1983, 2005-2008, University Baltimore, 1987-2008.

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association, California Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Lorraine Burnell Facer, August 4, 1972. Children: Carter, Stephanie, Spencer, Meredith, Hunter.
    • father: Edward A. Swift
    • mother: Maurine (Jensen) Swift
    • spouse: Lorraine Burnell Facer
    • children: Carter Swift
    • Stephanie Swift
    • Spencer Swift
    • Meredith Swift
    • Hunter Swift
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    Born September 7, 1943
    (age 74)
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