Judicial Appointments

Supreme Court Appointments

Court of Appeal Appointments

The Rt Hon Lord Justice David Richards retires as Lord Justice of Appeal with effect from 10 June 2021

Master Geoffrey Vos (The Rt Hon Sir Geoffrey Vos) has been appointed Master of the Rolls

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 Julian Flaux (The Rt Hon Sir Julian Flaux ) has officially started his appointment as the Chancellor of the High Court, following the elevation of Sir Geoffrey Vos as Master of the Rolls

Chancery Master Paul Teverson retires as High Court Chancery Master with effect from 15 May 2021

Royal Courts of Justice Appointments

Circuit Judge Appointments

Simon Mayo QC (His Honour Judge Simon Mayo QC) has been appointed to be a Senior Circuit Judge based at Central Criminal Court, with effect from 3 May 2021

His Honour Judge (Jason) Reece will be appointed as Designated Family Judge for Nottingham with effect from 22 June 2021

Her Honour Judge Deborah Sherwin retires as a Circuit Judge with effect from 24 May 2021

Her Honour Judge Jane Sullivan retires as a Circuit Judge with effect from 1 June 2021

District Judge Appointments

Tribunal Judges

Elisabeth Bussey-Jones (Tribunal Judge Bussey-Jones) has been appointed as a Judge of the First-tier Tribunal, Health, Education and Social Care Chamber, to exercise the Mental Health Jurisdiction within that Chamber with effect from 7 June 2021

Thomas Cole (Judge Thomas Cole) has been appointed as a Judge of the First-tier Tribunal, Social Entitlement Chamber with effect from 22 June 2021

Daniel Dyal (Employment Judge Dyal) has been appointed as a Salaried Employment Judge of the Employment Tribunals (England and Wales), London South Region with effect from 21 June 2021

Lisa Gibbs (Tribunal Judge Lisa Gibbs) has been appointed as a Judge of the First-tier Tribunal, Immigration and Asylum Chamber with effect from 10 May 2021

Ewan Paton (Tribunal Judge Ewan Paton) has been appointed as a Judge of the First-tier Tribunal, Property Chamber with effect from 10 May 2021

Recorder Appointments