List of Lords Justices of Appeal of Northern Ireland

The Northern Ireland Court of Appeal sits in the Royal Courts of Justice in Belfast, hearing appeals on points of law in criminal and civil cases from all courts. It is the highest court in Northern Ireland, subject to review only by the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom.[1] The Judges who sit in this court are known as Lords Justices of Appeal.

Current Lords JusticesEdit

Living Former Lords JusticesEdit

this list is incomplete

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://cain.ulst.ac.uk/issues/law/cjr/chap5.pdf
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  10. ^ Tributes as Judge Malachy Higgins retires after 46 years, belfasttelegraph.co.uk; accessed 8 January 2016.
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  13. ^ a b "Privy Council appointments: Sir Ronald Weatherup and Sir Reginald Weir". Prime Minister's Office, 10 Downing Street. 2 February 2016. Retrieved 26 April 2018.
  14. ^ a b "No. 7756". The Belfast Gazette. 11 September 2015. p. 646.
  15. ^ a b "No. 7981". The Belfast Gazette. 15 September 2017. p. 666.
  16. ^ Top job for judge Deeny who once rubbed shoulders with U2, belfasttelegraph.co.uk; accessed 26 April 2018
  17. ^ "New appointment to the UK's top appeal court". UK Supreme Court. 2020-08-25. Retrieved 2020-09-20.