Judicial Appointments

Supreme Court Appointments

Court of Appeal Appointments

Master William Davis (The Hon Mr Justice William Davis) has been appointed Lord Justice of Appeal

International Court Appointments

Master Joanna Korner (Her Honour Judge Korner CMG QC) has been elected to serve as a judge of the International Criminal Court, 2021 – 2030

High Court Appointments

Master Charles Bagot (Charles Bagot QC) has been appointed a Deputy High Court Judge

Paul Bowen QC has been appointed a Deputy High Court Judge

Simon Colton QC has been appointed a Deputy High Court Judge

The Hon Mr Justice Eyre (Stephen Eyre QC) has been appointed a High Court Judge, Queen’s Bench Division, with effect from 1 October 2021

Master Martin Griffiths (The Hon Mr Justice Martin Griffiths) has been appointed Presiding Judge for the Wales Circuit where he will succeed Mr Justice Picken.

Henrietta Hill QC has been appointed a Deputy High Court Judge

Geoffrey Kingscote QC has been appointed a Deputy High Court Judge

Charlotte May QC has been appointed a Deputy High Court Judge

David Pievsky QC has been appointed a Deputy High Court Judge

The Hon Mr Justice Ritchie (Andrew Ritchie QC) has been appointed a High Court Judge, with effect from 1 October 2021

Royal Courts of Justice Appointments

Assistant Judge Advocate General

Judge John Paul Camp retires as Assistant Judge Advocate General with effect from 7 October 2021

Circuit Judge Appointments

His Honour Judge John Denniss retires as a Circuit Judge with effect from 8 October 2021

His Honour Judge Robert Lazarus (Robert Lazarus) has been appointed as a Circuit Judge, South Eastern Circuit, based at Maidstone Combined Court Centre with effect from 1 October 2021

Master Alison Levitt (Her Honour Judge Levitt QC) has been appointed as a Circuit Judge, South Eastern Circuit, based at Snaresbrook Crown Court with effect from 4 October 2021

Her Honour Judge McCabe (Louise McCabe) has been appointed as a Circuit Judge, Midland Circuit, based at Wolverhampton Combined Court with effect from 1 October 2021

His Honour Judge Spinks (Roderick Spinks) has been appointed as a Circuit Judge, South Eastern Circuit, based at Chelmsford County Court with effect from 1 December 2021

His Honour Judge Weston QC (Jeremy Paul Weston QC) has been appointed as a Circuit Judg, Midland Circuit, based at Wolverhampton Combined Court with effect from 4 October 2021

District Judge Appointments

District Judge Fouracre (Andrew Fouracre) has been appointed as a District Judge on the Wales Circuit, based at Swansea Civil Justice Centre with effect from 1 November 2021

District Judge Guirguis (Sheren Guirguis) has been appointed as a District Judge on the Northern Circuit, based at Liverpool County Court with effect from 8 November 2021

District Judge (Magistrates’ Courts) Verghis (Kathryn Verghis) as a District Judge (Magistrates’ Courts) on the South Eastern Circuit, based at Reading Magistrates’ Court with effect from 1 November 2021

District Judge Wales (Matthew Wales) has been appointed as a District Judge on the Western Circuit, based at Bristol Civil and Family Justice Centre with effect from 1 November 2021

Tribunal Judges

Recorder Appointments