His Honour Judge James Francis Freestone Orrell retires as a Circuit Judge with effect from 1 December 2016.
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His Honour Judge Orrell (72) was called to the Bar (G) in 1968. He was appointed an Assistant Recorder in 1984, a Recorder in 1988 and a Circuit Judge in 1989. He was appointed the Designated Family Judge for Derby in 1998.