UK Government

Ministry of Justice - Judicial Appointments: Appointment of a Circuit Judge - James

Press Release   •   Feb 01, 2010 11:56 GMT

HM The Queen has appointed Simon John James 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 South Eastern Circuit, based at Canterbury Crown Court with effect from Tuesday 16 February 2010.

Notes for the Editor

Simon John James (44) was called to the Bar (L) in 1988 and was appointed as a Recorder in 2005.

REF: JHR014/10

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