Circuit Judge Appointment: Nicholls

The Queen has appointed Elizabeth Jane Nicholls 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 her to the Northern Circuit, based at Liverpool Crown Court with effect from 6 November 2015.

Notes to editors

Elizabeth Jane Nicholls, aged 55, will be known as Her Honour Judge Nicholls. She was called to Bar (I) in 1984. She was appointed as a Recorder in 2002.

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