Her Majesty the Queen has appointed Noel Lucas QC of Red Lion Chambers as a Circuit Judge, on the advice of the Lord Chancellor. The Right Honourable The Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd, Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, deployed HH Judge Lucas QC to the South Eastern Circuit, based at Guildford Crown Court with effect from 8 May 2014.
Noel Lucas QC was called to the Bar by Middle Temple in 1979. He joined Red Lion Chambers in 2006 was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 2008. His prior judicial appointments are as Assistant Recorder in 1999 and as a Recorder in 2000.