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Appointment of a Senior Circuit Judge, Designated Family Judge: Hudson

The Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Burnett of Maldon, has appointed Her Honour Judge Hudson to be a Senior Circuit Judge, Designated Family Judge for Northumbria and North Durham, based at the Civil & Family Courts and Tribunals Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne with effect from 10 August 2020.

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Rachel Sophia Margaret Hudson, aged 57, will continue to be known as Her Honour Judge Hudson. She was called to the Bar (M) in 1985. She was appointed as a Recorder in 2005, as a Circuit Judge in 2009 and Designated Family Judge for Northumbria and North Durham since 2014.

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