She will take up post with effect from Tuesday 6 May 2014.
Notes to editors
Helen Broughton, aged 56, will be known as Tribunal Judge Broughton. She was admitted as a solicitor in 1981. She was appointed as a Fee-paid Chairman of the Child Support Appeal Tribunals in 1993, becoming a Fee-paid Judge of the First-tier Tribunal, assigned to the Social Entitlement Chamber (Social Security and Child Support), in 2008.