District Judge (Magistrates’ Courts) Appointment: Healey

The Queen has appointed Paul Andrew Healey to be a District Judge (Magistrates’ Courts) on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Elizabeth Truss 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 North East Circuit, based at Sheffield Magistrates’ Court with effect from 1 November 2016.

Notes to editors

Paul Andrew Healey, aged 48, will be known as District Judge (Magistrates’ Courts) Healey. He was admitted as a Solicitor in 1993. He was appointed as a Fee-paid Judge of the First-tier Tribunal, Social Entitlement Chamber in 2011.

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