Lord or Lady Justice of Appeal

18 September 2020 - 4.00 pm

The office of the Lord Chief Justice are now inviting Applications for the following post:

- Lord or Lady Justice of Appeal, Court of Appeal of Northern Ireland 

Court of Appeal appointments are made by Her Majesty The Queen on the advice of the Prime Minister following consultation with the Lord Chief Justice and the Northern Ireland Judicial Appointments Commission. The Prime Minister has asked the Chief Justice to establish a selection panel to make a recommendation for appointment. The selection panel, which will be chaired by Lord Justice Treacy, has now commenced the appointment process and invites applications.  

Information Packs for applicants and Application forms will be available from 4pm on Monday 28 September 2020 from the Court of Appeal Appointments Team, Office of the Lord Chief Justice, email COAscheme@judiciaryni.uk    

Applications must be submitted by 10am on Monday 12 October 2020. 

For information, applicants for this post will be assessed against the qualities and abilities contained in the attached document. The Advert is also attached for reference. 


Please note that this is not an NIJAC scheme and any further information in regard to it should be sought from the Office of the Lord Chief Justice.