Applications are open for salaried judge of the First-tier Tribunal

“I enjoy being a judge as it is more than simply a vocation. It’s a way of life and offers a strong sense of camaraderie with fellow judges. There is immense intellectual and human variety in the work, with each day presenting numerous challenges. Above all, it is a privilege to be entrusted with the responsibility of making decisions that affect peoples’ lives.”

Neeti Haria is a Judge of the First-tier Tribunal, Immigration and Asylum Chamber

Apply now: applications open until 13:00 on 20 November


4 open vacancies

District Judge

Closing date: 

15 November, 2018 - 13:00

Launch date:  1 November, 2018 - 13:00

Location:  Across England and Wales

Salary:  £110,335

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Applications for District Judge now open

“When I began my career as a CILEx Fellow I didn't for one moment think I might one day become a District Judge.

“The camaraderie in the District Bench is second to none. The work is interesting and, most importantly from a judge’s point of view, enjoyable.”

Stephen Nichols is a District Judge on the South Western Circuit. He was previously a Deputy District Judge while working in private practice. He began his career as a CILEx Fellow before becoming a solicitor. Read his story.

Apply now: applications open until 13:00 on 15 November

14 selections in progress

Appointment of Deputy High Court Judges

Following an open competition run by the Judicial Appointments Commission, 32 Deputy High Court judges have been appointed. This exercise was an opportunity open to practitioners with or without previous judicial experience.

Read the biographies of all 32 Deputy High Court judges

5 forthcoming vacancies