The King has appointed Paul Goodrum to be a Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Alex Chalk KC MP and the former Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Burnett of Maldon.
The former Lord Chief Justice deployed him to the South Eastern Circuit, based at West London Family Court with effect from 2 January 2024.
Paul Goodrum will be known as His Honour Judge Goodrum. He was called to the Bar (Gray’s Inn) in 2004 and was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in 2009. He was appointed as a Recorder in 2019.