New High Court Judge appointed

20 January 2021

Judicial Office has today announced the appointment of James Mellor QC as a High Court Judge, following an open competition run by the Judicial Appointments Commission (JAC).

He will take up his new role on 8 February.

This is the ninth announcement of High Court Judge appointments this year, with 15 new High Court Judges announced to date.

You can find out more about the new appointees by reading their biographies.