The Queen has appointed Jessica Louise Chantall Pemberton 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 North Eastern Circuit, based principally at Hull Combined Court Centre with regular sittings at Sheffield Combined Court Centre with effect from 16 September 2014.
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Jessica Louise Chantall Pemberton, aged 46, will be known as Her Honour Judge Pemberton. She was admitted as a Solicitor in 1994, and was called to the Bar (I) in 2007. She was appointed as a Recorder in 2012.