The Queen has been pleased to approve the appointment of Stephen Edmund Phillips, Esquire, Q.C., to be a Justice of the High Court with effect from 1 October 2013 on the elevation of Mr. Justice Christopher Clarke to the Court of Appeal.
The Lord Chief Justice will assign Mr. Phillips to the Queen’s Bench Division.
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Mr. Phillips, 51, was called to the Bar by Gray’s Inn in 1984 and took Silk in 2002. He was appointed a Recorder in 2000 and is approved to sit as a deputy High Court Judge.