High Court: Retirement of The Honourable Sir Vivian Arthur Ramsey

The Honourable Sir Vivian Arthur Ramsey retires from the High Court (Queen’s Bench Division) with effect from 2 November 2014.

Notes to editors

Sir Vivian Ramsey (64) was called to the Bar (M) in 1979, elected as a Bencher in 2002 and took Silk in 1992. He was appointed an Assistant Recorder in 1998, a Recorder in 2000 and a Judge of the High Court (Queen’s Bench Division) in 2005. He was appointed the Judge in charge of the Technology and Construction Court in 2007. In 2011 he was appointed the Judge in charge of the Estates and Chairman of the Judicial Advisory Group on IT. In 2012 he was appointed the Judge in charge of the implementation of the reforms arising from Sir Rupert Jackson’s Review of Civil Litigation Costs: Final Report.

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