His Honour Gordon Risius CB

His Honour Gordon Risius CB

Gordon recently retired as Circuit Judge at Reading and Oxford Crown Courts (Resident Judge/Honorary Recorder of Oxford). He was previously Solicitor, Army Legal Officer (latterly Director, Army Legal Services and the Prosecuting Authority for the Army).

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When the Judge can't hear

HH Gordon Risius explains how hearing loss – never a good career move for a judge – didn’t have to mean the sudden end of his time on the Bench.

Last June’s issue of Counsel contained a helpful article by Sukhveer Kandola and Narita Bahra about court users with hearing difficulties, in which they drew attention to facilities which can help access justice (June 2014, p30).

12 January 2015
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