Circuit Bench Retirement: Williams

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His Honour Judge Richard E Williams retires as a Circuit Judge with effect from 1 April 2023.

Background information

His Honour Judge Williams was called to the Bar (Lincoln’s Inn) in 1992. He was appointed a Deputy District Judge (Magistrates’ Courts) in 2000, a District Judge (Magistrates’ Courts) in 2004 and a Recorder in 2012. He was a Member of the Sentencing Council for England and Wales from 2014 to 2017 and was appointed a Circuit Judge in 2018.