Judiciary of England and Wales
There are various levels of judiciary in England and Wales — different types of courts have different styles of judges. They also form a strict hierarchy of importance, in line with the order of the c...
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Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales
The Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales is the head of the judiciary and President of the Courts of England and Wales. Historically, he was the second-highest judge of the Courts of England and Wa...
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High Court judge
A Justice of the High Court, commonly known as a ‘High Court judge’, is a judge of the High Court of Justice of England and Wales, and represents the third highest level of judge in the courts of Engl...
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Circuit judge (UK)
Circuit judges are judges in England and Wales who sit in the Crown Court, county courts and certain specialized sub-divisions of the High Court of Justice, such as the Technology and Construction Cou...
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Recorder (judge)
A Recorder is a judicial officer in England and Wales and some other common law jurisdictions.
In England and Wales, it now refers to two quite different appointments. The ancient Recorderships o...
Lord Justice of Appeal
A Lord Justice of Appeal is an ordinary judge of the Court of Appeal of England and Wales, the court that hears appeals from the High Court of Justice and the Crown Court, and represents the second h...
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William Bodkin (judge)
Sir William Henry Bodkin (5 August 1791 – 26 March 1874) was a British barrister and Conservative Party politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1841 to 1847, before becoming a judge.
Bodki...
Judges' Council
The Judges' Council is a body in England and Wales that, representing the judiciary, advises the Lord Chief Justice on judicial matters. It has its historical roots in the original Council of the Judg...
Michael Sachs (judge)
Sir Michael Alexander Geddes Sachs (8 April 1932 - 25 September 2003) was the first English solicitor to be appointed as a High Court judge. Since his appointment in 1993, only three other solicitors...
George Hardinge
George Hardinge (1743–1816) was an English judge, writer and Member of Parliament.
He was born on 22 June (new style) 1743 at Canbury, a manorhouse in Kingston upon Thames. He was the third but el...
Barnes Peacock
Sir Barnes Peacock (1810 – 3 December 1890) was an English judge. He was the first Chief Justice of the Calcutta High Court in India.He was the son of Lewis Peacock, a solicitor. After practisin...
Cecil Havers
Sir Cecil Robert Havers, QC (November 1889 - 5 May 1977) was an English barrister and High Court judge.
Havers was born in Norwich, where his father was a solicitor. He was educated at Norwich Gr...
John Juyn
Sir John Juyn SL (died 24 March 1440) was a British judge. He was the son of John Juhyne, a wool merchant from Bristol, and his wife Margery. After the death of his father in 1390, Juyn inherited his ...
John Bacon (judge)
John Bacon (died 1321) was an English judge.Bacon is first mentioned as acting in the capacity of attorney to Queen Eleanor in 1278-9, and is described in certain indentures of the exchequer, dated 12...
Richard Wilberforce, Baron Wilberforce
Richard Orme Wilberforce, Baron Wilberforce, QC, PC (11 March 1907 – 15 February 2003), was a Lord of Appeal in Ordinary in the House of Lords from 1964 to 1982.
Richard Wilberforce was a gr...
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George Pitt-Lewis
George Pitt-Lewis, KC (13 December 1845 – 30 December 1906) was an English judge and Liberal and Liberal Unionist politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1885 to 1892.Pitt-Lewis was born...
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William Blair (judge)
Sir William James Lynton Blair (born 31 March 1950), styled The Hon. Mr Justice Blair, is a British judge. He was previously a Queen's Counsel, specialising in domestic and international banking and f...
Edward Abbott Parry
Edward Abbott Parry (1863–1943) was an English judge and dramatist.Parry was born in London, the second son of John Humffreys Parry, a barrister. Parry himself studied at the Middle Temple and was cal...
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