Circuit Judge Appointment: Gargan

The Queen has appointed Mark Patrick Gargan to be a Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Chris Grayling MP and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd.

The Lord Chief Justice has deployed him to the North Eastern Circuit, based at Sheffield Crown Court with effect from 11 March 2015.

Notes to editors

Mark Patrick Gargan, aged 54, will be known as His Honour Judge Gargan. He was called to the Bar (M) in 1983. He was appointed as a Recorder in 2002.

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