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Mrs Justice Whipple appointed JAC Commissioner

Date: Thursday, February 23, 2017

The Lord Chancellor today announced the appointment of Dame Philippa Whipple DBE as a Commissioner of the Judicial Appointments Commission, following selection by the Judges' Counc

Recorder stage 2 scenario test update

Date: Wednesday, February 22, 2017

The JAC has written to Recorder candidates with further information about the stage 2 scenario test.

Vacancy for deputy judge to the OECD Administrative Tribunal

Date: Wednesday, February 22, 2017

The OECD invites applications from qualified legal professions for the role of deputy judge for the OECD Administrative Tribunal. This is not a JAC vacancy

Richard Jarvis appointed JAC Chief Executive

Date: Monday, February 20, 2017

Richard Jarvis has been appointed Chief Executive of the Judicial Appointments Commission (JAC).

Recorder qualifying test update: Thursday 16 February

Date: Thursday, February 16, 2017

The JAC Chief Executive has emailed all Recorder candidates today.

Recorder 2017 qualifying test

Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The JAC apologises that Recorder candidates have experienced difficulties in taking the online qualifying test this evening.

Recorder 2017 qualifying test instructions issued

Date: Friday, February 10, 2017

The JAC has contacted all candidates who applied for the Recorder selection exercise to provide instructions about the stage 1 qualifying test.

Judicial appointments seminar in Leeds: Wednesday 25 January

Date: Monday, January 16, 2017

Organised by The Bar Council, Judicial Appointments Commission and the judiciary, this free evening seminar will provide practical advice on the application and recruitment process for judicial app

Becoming a BAME judge workshops

Date: Monday, January 16, 2017

If you’re thinking of becoming a judge, The Law Society is running 2 free workshops on judicial appointments: interview training for solicitors.

Judicial vacancies in the Cayman Islands

Date: Friday, January 6, 2017

The Cayman Islands Judicial and Legal Services Commission has vacancies for judicial roles at the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands. The vacancies are for: