UK Government

Ministry of Justice: Circuit Bench Appointment - Knowles QC

Press Release   •   Jan 26, 2010 11:34 GMT

Ministry of Justice - Judicial Appointments   (National)

HM The Queen has appointed Graham Roy Knowles QC to be a Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Jack Straw MP.  The Right Honourable The Lord Judge, Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales has assigned him to the Northern Circuit, based at Preston Combined Court Centre with effect from Monday 15 February 2010.

Notes for the Editor

Graham Roy Knowles QC (41) was called to the Bar (M) in 1990 and took Silk in 2009. He was appointed as a Recorder in 2005.

Ref: JHR010/10


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