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Senior Circuit Judge, Resident Judge Appointment: Watson QC

The Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Burnett of Maldon has appointed His Honour Judge Paul Watson QC to be to be a Senior Circuit Judge, Resident Judge based at Teesside Combined Court with effect from 3 February 2020.

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Paul Watson QC, aged 66, will continue to be known as His Honour Judge Paul Watson QC. He was called to the Bar (G) in 1978 and took Silk in 2002. He was appointed as a Recorder in 1998 and as a Circuit Judge in 2012.

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