Circuit Bench Retirement: Butler

His Honour Judge Philip Andrew Butler retires as a Circuit Judge with effect from 13 June 2017.

Notes to editors

His Honour Judge Butler (60) was called to the Bar (M) in 1979. He was appointed an Assistant Recorder in 1998, a Recorder in 2000 and a Circuit Judge in 2009. He was appointed Designated Civil Judge, Cumbria and Lancashire in 2011.

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