The Queen has appointed Laura Elsie Barrie to be a District Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Robert Buckland QC MP and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Burnett of Maldon.
The Lord Chief Justice has deployed her to the South Eastern Circuit, based at Central Family Court with effect from 16 November 2020.
Laura Elsie Barrie, aged 40, will be known as District Judge Barrie. She was called to the Bar (L) in 2005. She was appointed as a Deputy District Judge in 2019.