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Specialist Civil Circuit Judge Appointment: Cawson QC

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The Queen has appointed Peter Mark Cawson QC to be a Specialist Civil Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Robert Buckland QC MP and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Burnett of Maldon.

The Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Burnett of Maldon, has appointed Peter Mark Cawson QC to be a Specialist Civil Circuit Judge at Manchester County Court with effect from 30 November 2020.

Background information

Peter Mark Cawson QC, aged 61, he will be known as His Honour Judge Cawson QC. He was called to the Bar (L) in 1982 and took Silk in 2001. He was appointed as an Assistant Recorder in 1998, as a Recorder in 2000 and as a Deputy High Court Judge, Chancery and Queen’s Bench Divisions, in 2004.

 

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