High Court: Retirement of The Honourable Sir Robert Akenhead

The Honourable Sir Robert Akenhead retires from the High Court (Queen’s Bench Division) with effect from 2 December 2015.

Notes to editors

Sir Robert Akenhead (66) was called to the Bar (I) in 1972, took Silk in 1989 and elected as a Bencher in 1997. He was appointed an Assistant Recorder in 1991 and a Recorder in 1994. He was appointed a Judge of the High Court (Queen’s Bench Division) in 2007 and Judge in charge, Technology and Construction Court in 2010.

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