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federal judge

Meade Whitaker, American federal judge. Bar: Alabama 1948. Served as officer United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1941-1946. Member American Bar Association, American Law Institute, District of Columbia Bar Association.

Background

Whitaker, Meade was born on March 22, 1919 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Spier and Haidee (Meade) Whitaker.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale University, 1940;Bachelor of Laws, University Virginia, 1948.

Career

Partner, Cabaniss & Johnston and successor firms, Birmingham, 1948-1969, 70-73;tax legislation counsel, Treasury Department, Washington, 1969-1970;chief counsel, (Internal Revenue Service), Washington, 1973-1976;partner, Arter & Hadden, Cleveland, 1977-1978;assistant general counsel, Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, Michigan, 1978-1981;judge, United States Tax Court, Washington, since 1982.

Achievements

  • Bar: Alabama 1948.

Membership

Served as officer United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1941-1946. Member American Bar Association, American Law Institute, District of Columbia Bar Association.

Connections

Married Frances Dunn Baldwin, February 10, 1945. Children: Meade, Martin Baldwin (deceased), Frances Dunn Whitaker Schoonover. Married Carol Dekleva, December 26, 1972.

father:
Spier Whitaker

mother:
Haidee (Meade) Whitaker

spouse:
Frances Dunn Baldwin

spouse:
Carol Dekleva

child:
Meade Whitaker

child:
Martin Baldwin Whitaker (deceased)

child:
Frances Dunn Whitaker Schoonover Whitaker