Judicial Appointments in August

Supreme Court Appointments

Court of Appeal Appointments

Master Johannah Cutts (The Hon Mrs Justice Cutts DBE) has been appointed Presiding Judge to the Western Circuit, with effect from 1 January 2021

Master Eleanor King (The Rt Hon Lady Justice King DBE) has been appointed Chair of the Board of the Judicial College for a three year term with effect from 27 July 2020

Master Lambert (The Hon Mrs Justice Christina Lambert DBE) has been appointed Presiding Judge to the North Eastern, with effect from 1 January 2021

Master Christopher Nugee (The Hon Mr Justice Nugee) has been appointed a Lord Justice of Appeal, with effect from the autumn

High Court Appointments

Master Kelyn Bacon (Kelyn Bacon QC) has been appointed as a High Court Judge, with effect from 1 October

Royal Courts of Justice Appointments

Circuit Judge Appointments

Master Mark Brown (His Honour Judge Mark Brown) retired as a Senior Circuit Judge with effect from 27 July 2020

Her Honour Judge Louise Bancroft has been appointed to be a Senior Circuit Judge, Designated Family Judge at Preston Crown and Family Court, Sessions House with effect from 10 August 2020

District Judge Appointments

Tribunal Judges

Recorder Appointments