The King has appointed Michael Veal 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 Bournemouth County Court with effect from Tuesday 3 January 2023.
Michael Veal will be known as District Judge Veal. He was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in 2003. He was appointed as a Recorder in 2019.