The King has appointed Mark Samuel to be a District Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Dominic Raab 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 Western Circuit, based at Portsmouth Combined Court Centre with effect from Monday 5 December 2022.
Mark Samuel will be known as District Judge Samuel. He was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in 1993. He was appointed as a Deputy District Judge in 2020.