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Appointment as a Judge of the First-tier Tribunal, Immigration and Asylum Chamber: Christopher Jonathon Thomas Lester

Christopher Jonathon Thomas Lester has been appointed as a Judge of the First-tier Tribunal by the Senior President of Tribunals, the Right Honourable Sir Keith Lindblom. The Senior President of Tribunals has assigned him to the Immigration and Asylum Chamber, with effect from 6 September 2021.

Background Information

Christopher Jonathon Thomas Lester, aged 46, will be known as Judge Christopher Lester.  He was admitted to the Roll in 2001 and called to the Bar (Middle Temple) in 2012. He was appointed as Chairman of the Valuation Tribunal for England in 2017.

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