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Specialist Civil Circuit Judge Appointment: Williams

The Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Burnett of Maldon, has appointed His Honour Judge Richard Williams to be a Specialist Civil Circuit Judge at Birmingham Civil and Family Justice Centre with effect from 16 November 2020.

Background information

Richard Haydn Williams, aged 53, will continue to be known as His Honour Judge Richard Williams. He was admitted to the Roll in 1993. He was appointed as a Deputy District Judge in 2004, a District Judge in 2010 and as a Circuit Judge in 2018.



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