Appointment of a High Court Judge: MalesWednesday, 5 September 2012
The Queen has been pleased to approve the appointment of Stephen Martin Males, Esq., Q.C., to be a Justice of the High Court with effect from 1 October 2012 on the elevation of Mr Justice Treacy to the Court of Appeal.
The Lord Chief Justice will assign Mr. Males to the Queen’s Bench Division.
Notes for Editors
Mr. Males, 56, was called to the Bar by the Middle Temple in 1978 and took Silk in 1998. He was appointed a Recorder in 1999 and is approved to sit as a deputy High Court Judge.
Mr. Justice Treacy was called to the Bar by the Middle Temple in 1971 and took Silk in 1990. He was appointed a Recorder in 1991 and a judge of the Queen’s Bench Division of the High Court in 2002.