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Circuit Judge Appointment: Cohen

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The Queen has appointed Samantha Louise Cohen 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 her to the South Eastern Circuit, based at Basildon Crown Court with effect from 18 March 2019.

Notes to editors

Samantha Louise Cohen, aged 49 will be known as Her Honour Judge Cohen. She was called to the Bar (I) in 1995. She was appointed as a Recorder in 2016.

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