The Queen has appointed Ian Douglas Lawrie QC 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 Western Circuit, based at Plymouth Combined Court with effect from 5 October 2015.
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Ian Douglas Lawrie QC, aged 54, will be known as His Honour Judge Lawrie QC. He was called to the Bar (G) in 1985. He was appointed as a Recorder in 2002.