Circuit Judge Appointment: Downey

The Queen has appointed Aileen Patricia Downey to be a Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Chris Grayling MP.

The Right Honourable The Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd, Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, has deployed her to the South Eastern Circuit, based at Croydon County Court with effect from 7 November 2014.

Notes to editors

Aileen Patricia Downey, aged 45, will be known as Her Honour Judge Downey. She was called to the Bar (L) in 1991. She was appointed as a Recorder in 2009.

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