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Circuit Judge Appointment: Bowen

The Queen has appointed Angela Mary Bowen to be a Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Dominic Raab MP and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Burnett of Maldon.

The Lord Chief Justice has deployed her to the Midlands Circuit, based at Derby Combined Court with effect from 1 August 2022.

Background Information

Angela Mary Bowen will be known as Her Honour Judge Bowen. She was appointed Chairman of the Special Educational Needs and Disability Tribunal in 1999, and as a Tribunal Judge in the Social Security and Child Support Appeals Tribunal in 2010 and in the Mental Health Tribunal in 2014. She was appointed as a Recorder in 2020.

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