Video: Becoming a Deputy District Judge within the family jurisdiction

Are you interested in becoming a Deputy District Judge within the family jurisdiction?

About this event

Open to all solicitors and the Bar. Please join us for an evening exploring the application process. We will hear from those who sit who are here to answer questions and offer guidance.

We believe in a judiciary that reflects the diverse society it serves and we have a statutory duty to attract diverse applicants from a wide field.

About the organisers

This event is supported by:

Judicial Appointments Commission • Law Society • FLBA • Resolution • Association of Lawyers for Children • WIFLAW


This webinar was recorded on 15th June 2021.


  • Mrs Justice Theis (High Court Judge and Deputy Chair of the Family Justice Council)
  • Hannah Markham QC (36 Family)
  • Judge Mathu Asokan (JAC Commissioner)
  • Jessica Prandle (JAC Head of Diversity and Engagement)
  • Helen Robson (Caris Robson)
  • Tahmina Rahman (1GC)



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