The Queen has appointed Matthew Seymour Porter-Bryant to be a District Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable David Lidington 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 Wales Circuit, based at Newport Civil and Family Court, with effect from Monday 10 July 2017.
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Matthew Seymour Porter-Bryant, aged 40, will be known as District Judge Porter-Bryant. He was called to the Bar (M) in 1999, he was appointed as a Deputy District Judge in 2013 and as a fee-paid Chairman of the Police Appeals Tribunal in 2015.