Assistant Chief, Southern Criminal Enforcement Section, Tax Division, U.S. Department of Justice, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., University of Texas, Austin; J.D., University of Wisconsin
Professor Wszalek received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas – Austin in 1984, and his J.D. degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in...Continue Reading
Professor Wszalek received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas – Austin in 1984, and his J.D. degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1988. He clerked for a federal magistrate judge in the Eastern District of Wisconsin from 1988 to 1990 and was an Assistant United States Attorney in the Western District of Wisconsin from 1990 to 2001. He joined the US Department of Justice Tax Division in 2001 as a Trial Attorney in the Western Criminal Enforcement Section. In 2006, he was named Assistant Chief in the Southern Criminal Enforcement Section in 2006, and he still hold that position today. During his tenure as a federal prosecutor he has tried numerous cases involving guns, drugs, fraud, and tax crimes. He has also appeared on behalf of the United States in the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals where he argued numerous criminal cases on appeal.