Circuit Bench Retirement: Rumbelow QC

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His Honour Judge Arthur Anthony Rumbelow QC retires as a Circuit Judge with effect from 10 September 2014.

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His Honour Judge Rumbelow QC (71) was called to the Bar (M) in 1967 and took Silk in 1990. He was appointed a Recorder and Chairman of the Medical Appeal Tribunal in 1988, Deputy High Court Judge (Family Division) and a Legal Member of the Restricted Patients Panel (Mental Health Review Tribunal) in 2000 (now known as Judge of the First Tier Tribunal (Health, Education and Social Care Chamber)). He was appointed a Circuit Judge in 2002, Senior Judge, Sovereign Base Areas, Cyprus from 2008 to 2013, a Parole Board Member in 2010 and the Designated Family Judge for Northampton in 2013.

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