Appointments to High Judicial Office

The Queen has been pleased to approve the following appointments:

1. The Rt Hon the Baroness Hale of Richmond as President of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom upon the retirement of The Rt Hon Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury in September 2017

2. Mr Justice Holroyde as a Lord Justice of Appeal from Autumn 2017

3. Upper Tribunal Judge Frances Gwynneth Knowles QC to be a Justice of the High Court with effect from 2nd October 2017, assigned to the Family Division

4. Mrs Amanda Louise Yip QC to be a Justice of the High Court with effect from 2nd October 2017, assigned to the Queen's Bench Division

5. Her Honour Judge Jane Clare Moulder to be a Justice of the High Court with effect from 2nd October 2017, assigned to the Queen's Bench Division