High Court: Retirement of The Honourable Sir Robin Godfrey Spencer

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The Honourable Sir Robin Godfrey Spencer retires as a Judge of the High Court (King’s Bench) with effect from 24 March 2023.

Background information

Sir Robin Spencer was called to the Bar (Gray’s Inn) in 1978, took Silk in 1999 and was elected a Bencher in 2005. He was appointed an Assistant Recorder in 1993, a Recorder in 1998 and authorised to sit as a High Court Judge in 2001. He was Leader of the Wales and Chester Circuit from 2004 to 2006 and appointed a High Court Judge of the King’s (formerly Queen’s) Bench in 2010. He was the Presiding Judge of the South East Circuit from 2013 to 2017.