Judge Eugene R. Wedoff - Biography

Appointed
Appointed for a fourteen year term of office pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 152 on September 16, 1987; reappointed by the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals in 2001. Term expires 2015. Served as Chief Bankruptcy Judge from 2002-2007.
Education
University of Chicago, B.A., cum laude, 1972; University of Chicago Law School, J.D., 1975
Prior Employment
Jenner & Block, Partner and member of the Executive Committee
Professional Organizations
National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges, President, 2013-14; Advisory Committee on Bankruptcy Rules, Chair, 2010-14; American Bankruptcy Institute; American College of Bankruptcy; National Bankruptcy Conference.
Publications
Means Testing in the New §707(b), 79 Am. Bankr. L. J. 231 (2005). Judge Wedoff is the author of the chapter on professional employment in Queenan, Hendel and Hillinger, Chapter 11 Theory and Practice (LRP Publications, 1994)
Family
Wife: Peggy; Children: John, Carl, Alice, and Ernest