The Queen has appointed Tony Alan Walter Baumgartner to be a Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable David Gauke MP and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Burnett of Maldon.
The Lord Chief Justice has deployed him to the South Eastern Circuit, based at Maidstone Combined Court with effect from 1 April 2019.
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Tony Alan Walter Baumgartner, aged 47 will be known as His Honour Judge Baumgartner. He was admitted as a Solicitor in 2001. He was appointed as a Recorder in 2009 and as a Tribunal Judge assigned to the Health, Education and Social Entitlement Chamber in 2018.