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Appointment of Chamber President of the Upper Tribunal

Ministry of Justice news release



The Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Kenneth Clarke QC MP, has appointed The Honourable Mr Justice Charles to be a President of the Upper Tribunal (to preside over the Administrative Appeals Chamber) with effect from 4 April 2012.

Notes to editors

The Honourable Mr Justice (Sir [Arthur] William [Hessin]) Charles is 63, was called to the Bar (L) in 1971. He was appointed as a High Court Judge of the Family Division on 12 January 1998.


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