The Queen has appointed Michael Stuart Berkley 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 Western Circuit, based at Salisbury Law Courts, with effect from 22 January 2018.
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Michael Stuart Berkley, aged 51, will be known as His Honour Judge Michael Berkley. He was called to the Bar (M) in 1989. He was appointed as a Recorder in 2010.