Circuit Judge Appointment: Pugh

The Queen has appointed David Samuel Pugh 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 Midland Circuit, based at Northampton Combined Court with effect from 25 July 2016.

Notes to editors

David Samuel Pugh, aged 61, will be known as His Honour Judge Pugh. He was called to Bar (M) in 1978. He was appointed a Deputy District Judge in 2002, as a District Judge in 2008 and also as a Recorder in 2008.

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