Mr Justice Baker has been appointed as the Senior Family Liaison Judge with immediate effect. This appointment has been made by the President of the Family Division, following consultation with the Lord Chief Justice. This is in addition to his role as the Family Division Liaison Judge for the Western Circuit.
Notes to Editors
The Hon Mr Justice Baker was called to the Bar, Middle Temple, in 1978 and became a QC in 2001. He was appointed a Recorder in 1999 and a High Court Judge, of the Family Division, in 2009. He has been a Family Division Liaison Judge on the Western Circuit since 2011.