She will take up post with effect from 30 June 2014.
Notes to editors
Julie Nicolette Audrey Lees, aged 53, will be known as Tribunal Judge Lees. She was admitted as a Solicitor in 1986. She was appointed as a Fee-Paid Legally Qualified Panel Member of the Appeal Tribunals in 2001, becoming a Fee-paid Judge of the First-tier Tribunal, assigned to the Social Entitlement Chamber (Social Security and Child Support), in 2008.