The Queen has appointed District Judge Robert Anthony Jordan 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 Northern Circuit, based at Manchester County and Family Court with effect from 13 January 2015.
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Robert Anthony Jordan, aged 62, will be known as His Honour Judge Jordan. He was admitted as a Solicitor in 1978. He was appointed as a Deputy District Judge in 1995, as a District Judge in 1999 and as a Recorder in 2008.