Circuit Bench Retirement: Hand QC

His Honour Judge John Lester Hand QC retires as a Circuit Judge with effect from 17 June 2017.

Notes to editors 

His Honour Judge Hand QC (70) was called to the Bar (G) in 1972, took Silk in 1988 and elected a Bencher in 1996. He was appointed a Recorder in 1991, a Member of the Employment Appeal Tribunal in 2002 and a Circuit Judge in 2008.

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