Circuit Judge Appointment: Richardson

The Queen has appointed Anna Victoria Jane Richardson to be a Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Robert Buckland QC 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 Western Circuit, based at Truro Crown Court with effect from 31 August 2021.

Background Information

Anna Victoria Jane Richardson, aged 38, will be known as Her Honour Judge Anna Richardson. She was called to the Bar (Middle Temple) in 2005. She was appointed as a Recorder in 2016.