General Regulatory Chamber President
Mr Justice Lane was appointed President of the First-tier Tribunal General Regulatory Chamber in 2014. Admitted as a solicitor in 1985, he was appointed a fee-paid immigration adjudicator in 1996. In 2001 he was appointed as a full-time adjudicator, becoming in 2003 a Vice President of the Immigration Appeal Tribunal. From 2005 to 2010 he was a Senior Immigration Judge in the Asylum and Immigration Tribunal. In 2010, he became a Judge of the Upper Tribunal, where he sits in the Immigration and Asylum and Administrative Appeals Chambers.