The King has appointed Tracey Ashford to be a District Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Alex Chalk KC MP and the former Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Burnett of Maldon.
The former Lord Chief Justice deployed her to the Western Circuit, based at Gloucester County Court, with effect from 2 January 2024.
Tracey Ashford will be known as District Judge Ashford. She was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in 1996. She was appointed as a Deputy District Judge in 2019.