The Queen has appointed Mark Andrew Watson to be a Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Robert Buckland QC MP and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Burnett of Maldon.
The Lord Chief Justice has deployed him to the Midland Circuit, based at Nottingham Crown Court with effect from 2 August 2021.
Mark Andrew Watson will be known as His Honour Judge Mark Watson. He was called to the Bar (Gray’s Inn) in 1999. He was appointed as a Recorder in 2018.