Specialist Civil Circuit Judge Appointment: Russen QC

The Queen has appointed Jonathan Huw Sinclair Russen QC to be a Specialist Civil Circuit Judge (Mercantile) on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable David Lidington 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 Western Circuit, based at Bristol Civil and Family Justice Centre with effect from 2 October 2017.

 Notes to editors

 Jonathan Huw Sinclair Russen QC, aged 54, will be known as His Honour Judge Russen QC. He was called to the Bar (L) in 1986. He took his Silk in 2010.


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