The Queen has appointed Patrick Miles Thompson to be a Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Elizabeth Truss 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 Chester Crown Court with effect from 25 October 2016.
Notes to editors
Patrick Miles Thompson, aged 48, will be known as His Honour Judge Thompson. He was called to the Bar (G) in 1990. He was appointed as a Recorder in 2009.