Judicial Appointments

31st March 2017

Silk and judicial updates

Quick update on current competitions: Deadline for silk has just passed ….. we saw over 60 candidates – will confirm actual number who applied in the end, once the dust has settled 13 April at 1pm is (new extended) deadline for 2 x competencies and Statement of Suitability for Circuit […]
2nd February 2017

Recorder competition

The Recorder competition has now launched.  100 vacancies (70 crime; 30 family). Key dates: Register online by 8 Feb Qualifying test 15 Feb Scenario test 7 March If get through these two sifts then submit application form by 20 April Next sift is a Telephone Assessment 4-23 May Interview and role […]
10th August 2016

High Court Judge competition – support programme

Later this month the Judicial Diversity Committee will be launching a support programme for judges, barristers and solicitors who meet the eligibility requirements to apply to a High Court Judge selection exercise which it is hoped will launch in January 2017. Thirty (30) support places are expected to be available […]
12th July 2016

Women at the Bar Survey

Results of the recent survey for Women at the Bar are now available – over 1300 women at the Bar responded (that’s about a quarter of all women at the Bar) – sad to see that 2 out of 5 respondents have had experience of harassment and discrimination though. Link […]