A valedictory for Sir Terence Etherton to mark his retirement as Master of the Rolls was held online on Thursday, 17 December 2020.
The Lord Chief Justice gave a speech, as did Jonathan Seitler QC for the Bar, and David Greene for the Law Society. These were followed by Sir Terence’s reply.
The Lord Chief Justice and Sir Terence’s speeches can be found below, along with a link to a video of the ceremony.
Sir Terence Etherton retires on 11 January 2021 and will be succeeded by Sir Geoffrey Vos.
LCJ Speech - Valedictory for the MR - pdf (opens in a new window)
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MR Speech at Valedictory - pdf (opens in a new window)
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