The Queen has appointed Gerard Pounder to be a Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable David Gauke MP and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Burnett of Maldon.
The Lord Chief Justice has deployed him to the South Eastern Circuit, based at Snaresbrook Crown Court with effect from 9 April 2018.
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Gerard Pounder, aged 60 will be known as His Honour Judge Pounder. He was called to the Bar (L) in 1980. He was appointed as a Recorder in 2007.