The Queen has appointed Leona Melanie Harrison to be a Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Dominic Raab MP and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Burnett of Maldon.
The Lord Chief Justice has deployed her to the Northern Circuit, based at Leyland Family Hearing Centre with effect from 1 September 2022.
Leona Melanie Harrison will be known as Her Honour Judge Leona Harrison. She was called to the Bar (Middle Temple) in 1993. She was appointed as a Recorder in 2008.