Reappointment of 3 Commissioners to the Judicial Appointments Commission (Reappointment)

Body: Ministry of Justice
Appointing Department: Ministry of Justice
Sector: Judicial, Prison & Policing
Number of Vacancies: 3


An announcement has been made on the outcome of this appointment.

The following have been reappointed as Commissioners of the Judicial Appointments Commission (JAC) for a term of 3 years.

Those reappointed are:

Brie Stevens-Hoare QC (professional barrister Commissioner)
Sarah Lee, (professional solicitor Commissioner)
Her Honour Judge Anuja Dhir QC (circuit judge Commissioner)

Brie Stevens-Hoare QC and Sarah Lee commenced their new terms on 9 April 2021. HHJ Anuja Dhir QC will commence her new term on 9 June 2021.

JAC is an independent body that selects candidates for judicial office in courts and tribunals in England and Wales, and for some tribunals with UK-wide jurisdiction. Candidates are selected on merit, through fair and open competition.

JAC Commissioners are appointed, under Schedule 12(1) of the Constitutional Reform Act 2005, by Her Majesty the Queen on the recommendation of the Lord Chancellor. Commissoner appointments comply with the provisions of the Judicial Apppointment Commission Regulations 2013.

Date: 07/05/2021

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