The Queen has appointed Nicola Jane Smith to be a District 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 Midland Circuit, based at Northampton Combined Court Centre on a Salaried Part Time Working basis of 90% with effect from 23 February 2016.
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Nicola Jane Smith, aged 44, will be known as District Judge Nicola Smith. She was called to the Bar (G) in 1994. She was appointed as a Deputy District Judge in 2013.