He will take up post with effect from 22 April 2014.
Notes to editors
Graham Michael Cooper, aged 45, will be known as Tribunal Judge Cooper. He was admitted as a Solicitor in 1995. He was appointed as a Fee-Paid Legally Qualified Panel Member of the Appeal Tribunals in 2005, becoming a Fee-paid Judge of the First-tier Tribunal, assigned to the Social Entitlement Chamber (Social Security and Child Support) in 2008.