The Queen has appointed Amanda Jayne Rippon to be a Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Michael Gove MP and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd.
The Lord Chief Justice has deployed her to the North Eastern Circuit, based at Newcastle Upon Tyne Crown Court with effect from 14 March 2016.
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Amanda Jayne Rippon, aged 48 will be known as Her Honour Judge Rippon. She was called to the Bar (G) in 1993. She was appointed as a Recorder in 2008