The Queen has appointed Jonathan Paul Cooper to be a Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Michael Gove MP, and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd.
The Lord Chief Justice has deployed him to the South Eastern Circuit, based at Peterborough Crown Court with effect from 11 November 2015.
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Jonathan Paul Cooper, aged 54, will be known as His Honour Judge Jonathan Cooper. He was admitted as a Solicitor in 1987. He was appointed as a Recorder in 2009.