Masters of the Bench
His Honour Roger Thorn QC
Full Title: His Honour Roger Thorn QCCategory: Senior Benchers
Bench Call Date: 21.6.1999
Call Date: 24.11.1970
His Hon Judge Roger Thorn QC was Called in 1970 (Harmsworth Schol and Major Exhibition) and took Silk in 1990. He was appointed a Deputy High Court Judge in 1999 and a President of the Mental Health Review Tribunal (Restricted Patients' Panel). In 2004 he was appointed a Circuit Judge on the North Eastern Circuit, and since 2010 his main Court has been at Newcastle Crown Court. He is a founder Member of the Faculty of Advocates and is an Advocacy Trainer. He divides his time between home in Northumberland and in Islington.