Research and analysis

University of Cambridge report on the attractiveness of judicial appointments

Major Review of the Judicial Salary Structure: The attractiveness of judicial appointments in the United Kingdom, a research project for the OME undertaken by the University of Cambridge.


University of Cambridge Report on the Attractiveness of Judicial Appointments

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This work was commissioned by the OME, on behalf of the SSRB, from the University of Cambridge to inform the Major Review of the Judicial Salary Structure. This research was conducted to understand reasons why seemingly eligible and qualified candidates do not apply for judicial posts. This research comprised a series of focussed and confidential interviews with individuals who were identified by members of the senior judiciary and others as being potentially eligible for a judicial appointment.

Published 26 October 2018