His Honour Judge Stephen Roger Wildblood KC retires as a Circuit Judge with effect from 21 November 2023.
His Honour Judge Wildblood KC was called to the Bar (Inner Temple) in 1980 and took Silk in 1999. He was appointed an Assistant Recorder in 1997, a Recorder in 2000 and a Judge of the Mental Health Review Tribunal in 2007. He was authorised to sit as a High Court Judge in 2004 and appointed a Circuit Judge in 2007. He served as the Designated Family Judge for Avon, North Somerset and Gloucester since 2013. He was a Family Course Tutor at the Judicial College from 2010 to 2018 and a Faculty Tutor at the Judicial College from 2019 to 2023.