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Hon. Wesley W. Steen

United States Bankruptcy Judge (Retired)


Class: II (1991)Circuit: Fifth


University of Virginia, B.A. (with Distinction) (1968)
Louisiana State University, J.D., Order of the Coif (1974)
, Member, Louisiana Law Review
Admitted to Louisiana Bar (1974)
Admitted to Texas Bar (1988)

Professional Career

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge, Southern District of Texas (1997-2011)
Winstead, McGuire, Sechrest & Minick, P.C. (1988-97)
U.S. Bankruptcy Judge, Middle District of Louisiana (1984-87)
Steen, Rubin, Curry, Colvin & Joseph, P.C. (1983-84)
Partner (1977-80), Sanders, Downing, Kean & Cazedessus, Baton Rouge (1974-80)


College of the State Bar of Texas
American Bankruptcy Institute, Chair, Board of Directors
National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges, Board of Governors