April 13, 2018: Emin Toro was nominated as a U.S. Tax Court Judge on Tuesday, April 10, 2018. Toro is currently a partner at the Washington, D.C., office of Covington and Burling LLP, where he represents and counsels multi-national companies in tax cases. Toro has worked on audits, administrative appeals, litigation and advance pricing agreement and competent authority proceedings. He is a fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel. Toro received his law degree from the University of North Carolina School of Law.