Her Honour Judge Veronica Lesley Hammerton retires as a Circuit Judge with effect from 8 December 2015.
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Her Honour Judge Hammerton (61) was called to the Bar (I) in 1977. She was appointed an Assistant Recorder in 1996, a Recorder in 2000, and a Legal Member of the Mental Health Review Tribunal in 2003 (now known as Judge of the First Tier Tribunal (Health, Education and Social Care Chamber)). She was appointed a Circuit Judge in 2005.