Congratulations to Lady Hale and Lord Justice Lloyd Jones

Congratulations to two former Law Commissioners whose appointment to high judicial office has been announced today.

Baroness Hale or Richmond, the new President of the Supreme Court, was a Commissioner from 1984 to 1993  and Sir David Lloyd Jones, a new Justice of the Supreme Court, was Chair of the Law Commission from 2012 to 2015.

We wish them both well with their new responsibilities.