Appointment of a Salaried Judge of the Upper Tribunal, Immigration and Asylum Chamber: Rimington

The Queen has appointed Helen Clare Rimington to be a Salaried Judge of the Upper Tribunal on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Michael Gove MP and the Senior President of Tribunals, the Right Honourable Sir Ernest Ryder

The Senior President of Tribunals has assigned her to the Immigration and Asylum Chamber with effect from 6 June 2016.

Notes to editors

Helen Clare Rimington, was admitted as a Solicitor in 1988. She served as a Legal Chairman of the Special Educational Needs and Disability Tribunal for England (now known as fee-paid Tribunal Judge assigned to the Health Education and Social Care chamber) in 1999, as a fee-paid Asylum and Immigration Judge (now known as First-Tier Immigration and Asylum Tribunal) in 2006, as a fee-paid Tribunal Judge assigned to the Social Entitlement Chamber in 2010 and as a fee-paid Deputy Judge of the Upper Tribunal, Immigration and Asylum Chamber in 2012.

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