The Queen has appointed Kelly Bond to be a District Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Dominic Raab 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 North Eastern Circuit, based at Leeds Combined Court with effect from 1 November 2021.
Kelly Bond, aged 38, will be known as District Judge Bond. She was called to the Bar (Middle Temple) in 2007. She was appointed as a Deputy District Judge in 2019.