Her Honour Judge Deborah Frances Taylor retires as a Senior Circuit Judge with effect from 17 December 2022.
Her Honour Judge Taylor was called to the Bar (Inner Temple) in 1983. She was appointed an Assistant Recorder in 1999, a Recorder in 2000 and a Circuit Judge in 2005. She was authorised to sit as a Deputy High Court Judge in 2013 and appointed a Senior Circuit Judge in 2017. She served as the Resident Judge at Southwark Crown Court from 2017 to 2022.