25 October 2022
The Lord Chancellor has announced the appointment of Mr Justice Adam Johnson as a Commissioner of the Judicial Appointments Commission, following selection by the Judges’ Council.
The appointment of Mr Justice Adam Johnson is for a three-year term commencing 1 October 2022 with the possibility, subject to the provisions of the Constitutional Reform Act 2005, of renewal for a total period not exceeding 10 years.
The Honourable Mr Justice Adam Johnson, who has been a High Court judge – assigned to the Chancery Division – since 2020, was admitted as a solicitor in 1990 and took Silk in 2017. He was appointed as a Deputy High Court Judge in 2018.
Read the full announcement here.