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Gwynneth Knowles QC appointed to High Court Family Bench

Appointment with effect from 2nd October 2017

  • Gwynneth Knowles QC, currently an Upper Tribunal judge, will fill the gap on the Family Division High Court Bench left by Sir Peter Jackson's elevation to the Court of Appeal. She will be known as The Honourable Mrs Justice Gwynneth Knowles. 

    Gwynneth was called to the Bar in 1993 and took Silk in 2011. She was appointed as a fee-paid Tribunal Judge of the First-tier Tribunal, Health, Education and Social Care Chamber in 2007, as a salaried Judge of the Upper Tribunal, Administrative Appeals Chamber in 2014 and authorised to sit as a Deputy High Court Judge in 2016.

    You can read the official statement here.

News, published: 18/08/2017


Published: 18/08/2017


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