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Vice-President of the Queen’s Bench Division

The Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Burnett of Maldon, in consultation with the Lord Chancellor, has appointed The Right Honourable Lord Justice Dingemans to be the Vice-President of the Queen’s Bench Division for a three year term with effect from 5 February 2020.


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The Rt Hon Lord Justice James Dingemans was called to the Bar in 1987 (Inner Temple) and was appointed a QC in 2002. He was appointed a Recorder in 2002, a Deputy High Court Judge in 2010 and a High Court Judge, Queen’s Bench Division, in 2013.  He was a Presiding Judge of the Western Circuit from 2015 to 2018 and was elevated to the Court of Appeal in 2019.




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