Salaried part time Employment Judge Adenike Balogun was appointed 2009 from a solicitor background and is based in South London. She talks about her move from solicitor to judge and preparing her application. See more ...
HHJ Mukherjee was a criminal Barrister and then appointed to the Circuit Bench in 2015. He talks about the challenge of applying for a new job after many years.
Ed Murray was appointed Recorder in 2009 and Deputy High Court Judge 2013. He explains how being a judge part time complements his job as a litigator.
Tan Ikram was appointed Deputy Senior District Judge (Chief Magistrate) in 2017. Previously a barrister, became a Deputy District Judge 2003 and District judge (MC) 2009.
Deputy District Judge Pankaj Pathak was appointed in 2010 and sits in London and Essex County Courts.
Judge John Aitken became President of the Social Entitlement Chamber of the First-Tier Tribunal in 2014.
HHJ Kalyani Kaul QC was appointed a Circuit Judge in 2015 at Snaresbrook Crown Court London, and now sits at Wood Green.
HHJ Stacey was a solicitor and employment judge before becoming a Circuit judge in 2014. She talks about why solicitors have the right qualities to become judges.
The full video of the Lord Chief Justice's press conference and transcript are now available.
At the Lord Chief Justice’s press conference on 17 November 2015, he describes how reform of the courts can save money.