The King has appointed Gareth Humphreys 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 Wales Circuit, based at Wrexham County Court and Prestatyn Justice Centre with effect from 27 November 2023.
Gareth Humphreys will be known as His Honour Judge Humphreys. He was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in 1988. He was appointed as a Deputy District Judge in 2005, and as a District Judge in 2013.