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District Judge (Magistrates' Courts)

Closing date:  4 April, 2017 - 13:00

An exercise is expected to launch spring 2017 to identify 17 candidates for the post of District Judge (Magistrates’ Courts).

By statute, in order to apply you must be a Solicitor, Barrister or Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives with at least five years’ post qualification experience engaged in law related activities. Additional selection criteria may be applied; check the website regularly for updates.

The Commission encourages diversity and welcomes applications from groups currently under represented in the judiciary. The principles of fair and open competition will apply and recommendation for appointment will be made on merit.

Further information about this selection exercise will be available soon. Check the JAC website regularly for updates, and sign up to receive email notifications concerning the progress of this exercise up to launch.