The Queen has appointed Steven Michael Edward Coupland to be a Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Elizabeth Truss 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 Midland Circuit, based at Nottingham Crown Court and Leicester Crown Court, with effect from 21 November 2016.
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Steven Michael Edward Coupland, aged 47, will be known as His Honour Judge Coupland. He was called to the Bar (L) in 1993. He was appointed as a Recorder in 2012.