The Queen has appointed Michael Ritho Evans QC 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 him to the South Eastern Circuit, based at Woolwich Crown Court with effect from 30 July 2018.
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Michael Ritho Evans QC, aged 54, will be known as His Honour Judge Michael Evans QC. He was called to Bar (M) in 1988 and took Silk in 2014. He was appointed as a Recorder in 2009.