The Queen has appointed Grace Augustina Amakye to be a Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Chris Grayling MP and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd.
The Lord Chief Justice has deployed her to the South Eastern Circuit, based at Snaresbrook Crown Court with effect from 27 April 2015.
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Grace Augustina Amakye, aged 55, will be known as Her Honour Judge Amakye. She was called to the Bar (G) in 1983. She was appointed as an Assistant Recorder in 1999 and as a Recorder in 2000.