Joining the judiciary is a great opportunity for solicitors who want to take their career in a new and challenging direction.
In this section you can access a wide range of Law Society news, advice and information for aspiring and sitting judges.
As the saying goes, what is worth doing is worth doing well. If you want to secure a judicial appointment you should sit down and make a plan.
The judicial diversity figures to April 2017 have been published.
Tan Ikram was appointed deputy senior district judge (chief magistrate) in March 2017.
We welcome a new support programme to help applicants for high court judicial appointments from under-represented backgrounds
Twenty-one new deputy high court judges have been appointed by the Judicial Office today.
Circuit judge Anne Molyneux explains why you should consider becoming a circuit judge.
Lord Neuberger describes the emotions that judges can expect to experience during their judicial career.
Advice on application stages and links to preparatory workshops at the Law Society.
View videos on how to give yourself the best chance of making a successful application.
Sir Gary Hickinbottom will be the second solicitor appointed to the Court of Appeal when he is sworn in at the Royal Courts of Justice today.
Engage with your peers and join our community for aspiring and sitting solicitor judges. Membership is free.
View current vacancies at the Judicial Appointments Commission, an independent body that selects candidates for judicial office in courts and tribunals.
News about courts and the judiciary.