Press release

Privy Council appointment: Lord Justice Beatson

Right Honourable Lord Justice Beatson appointed to Her Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council.

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The Queen has been pleased to approve the appointment of The Right Honourable Lord Justice Beatson to Her Majesty’s Most Honourable Privy Council, following his appointment as a Lord Justice of Appeal.

Notes for editors

Lord Justice Beatson has been a judge in the Queen’s Bench Division in the High Court since April 2003. He was previously a Law Commissioner and a professor of law at the University of Cambridge.

Published 5 February 2013