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19 January 2023

Judicial appointments


Principal Civil Judge

The Lady Chief Justice (in consultation with the Recorder) has appointed HHJ Philip Gilpin as Principal Civil Judge for a period of 3 years effective from 9 January 2023 until 8 January 2026.

Presiding District Judge

The Lady Chief Justice has appointed District Judge (Magistrates’ Courts) Steven Keown as Presiding District Judge (Magistrates’ Courts) effective from 16 January 2023 for a period of 5 years (renewable).


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