Press release

Knighthoods conferred

This news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Knighthood conferred upon Mark Turner, Q.C, and Stephen Cobb, Q.C.

The Queen has been pleased to approve that the honour of Knighthood be conferred upon Mark Turner, QC, and Stephen Cobb, QC on their appointment as Justices of the High Court.

Notes for Editors

Mark Turner was called to the Bar by Gray’s Inn in 1981 and took Silk in 1998. He was appointed a Recorder in 2000 and is approved to sit as a deputy High Court Judge.

Stephen Cobb was called to the Bar by the Inner Temple in 1985 and took Silk in 2003. He was appointed a Recorder in 2004 and is approved to sit as a deputy High Court Judge.