His Honour Judge James Meston QC retires as a Circuit Judge with effect from 11 February 2020.
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His Honour Judge Meston QC (70) was called to the Bar (M) in 1973 and took Silk in 1996. He was appointed an Assistant Recorder in 1994, a Recorder in 1997 and a Deputy High Court Judge in 1998. He was appointed a Circuit Judge in 1999 and was the Designated Family Judge for Dorset from 2015 to 2018.