His Honour Judge Robert James Winstanley retires as a Circuit Judge with effect from 1 October 2016.
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His Honour Judge Winstanley (67) was admitted as a Solicitor in 1973. He was a Member of the Council, Law Society from 1985 to 1996, appointed an Assistant Recorder in 1990 and a Recorder in 1994. He was appointed a Circuit Judge in 1996 and a Judicial College Family Tutor Judge from 2005 to 2013.