Calling Future Judges

Fresh rounds of vacancies for High Court, Senior Circuit, Circuit and District Judges and tribunal positions in the April 2012 to March 2013 programme have been announced by the Judicial Appointments Commission (JAC).

A selection round for an anticipated 72 Deputy District Judge (Civil) vacancies is due to launch in April, with a further selection round for five vacancies expected to begin in October, and another one for 70 vacancies expected to begin in March 2013.

One of the exercises will be for fee-paid employment judge roles.

A selection exercise for 145 fee-paid Judge of the First-tier Tribunal (Social Entitlement Chamber) is expected to launch in March.