Lorna Skinner KC appointed as a Deputy King’s Bench Master


England, London, Royal Courts of Justice, low angle view

Matrix is delighted to announce that Lorna Skinner KC has been appointed by the Lord Chief Justice as a Deputy King’s Bench Master, based at the Royal Courts of Justice.

The appointment follows an open competition by the Judicial Appointments Commission and will take effect from 10 May 2023 for four-years on renewable terms.

A Master is a judge who at first instance in the High Court deals with all aspects of a claim, from its issue until the trial, either by a High Court judge or a Master.