Circuit Judge Resignation: Heaton QC

His Honour Judge Clive William Heaton QC resigns as a Circuit Judge with effect from 8 January 2020.

Notes to editors 

His Honour Judge Heaton QC (62) was admitted as a Solicitor in 1982, called to the Bar (G) in 1992 and took Silk in 2006. He was appointed Deputy District Judge in 2000, a Recorder in 2003, a Deputy High Court Judge in 2009 and a Circuit Judge in 2011. He was appointed the Designated Family Judge for Humberside and North Lincolnshire and Family Course Director at the Judicial College in 2016.

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