The Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd, has appointed Her Honour Judge Melissa Sophia Clarke to be a Senior Circuit Judge, Designated Civil Judge of the Thames Valley, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire, based at Oxford Combined Court with effect from 9 February 2017.
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Her Honour Judge Melissa Clarke, aged 47, was admitted as a Solicitor 1994. She was appointed as a Deputy District Judge in 2008, as a District Judge in 2011, as a Recorder in 2012 and as a Circuit Judge in 2015. She is authorised to sit as a Deputy High Court Judge.