Who are the judiciary?

Lists, statistics, biographies and how to become a judge.

This outline sets out the structure for the organisation of the judiciary as at 1 June 2017.

Lists of all the Resident Judges, Designated Civil Judges, Designated Family Judges, Regional Tribunal Judges/Regional Employment Judges/Resident Judges, and more

Information about the various judicial roles.

Details of the Lord Chief Justice, the Heads of Division, Senior Tribunals Judiciary, and other senior judicial office-holders.

All judges are appointed by Royal Warrant upon recommendation by the Lord Chancellor.

For many of us our image of a judge is that of someone in a wig and robes presiding over a court ...

This isn't surprising, not many uniforms have evolved through seven centuries. Read more about changes to court dress, the history and see ...