Accomplished TC in 2012
A fresh-faced Metropolis lawyer has turn into one of many UK’s youngest judges at simply 32.
Jason Raeburn, a senior affiliate within the London workplace of Baker McKenzie, has been elevated to the function of deputy grasp within the Chancery Division of the Excessive Courtroom.
Raeburn accomplished a LLB on the College of Bristol earlier than endeavor a postgraduate diploma in mental property (IP) legislation at Oxford College, in keeping with his LinkedIn. He educated at Bakers, qualifying in 2012, and is a senior affiliate within the world outfit’s IP staff.
Authorized Cheek has lengthy documented the appointments of baby-faced bench-goers.
Earlier this 12 months we reported how felony solicitor Briony Clarke — who entered the historical past books when, in 2017, she was sworn in as a deputy district judge at simply 31-years-old — had been elevated to full district judge status.
Elsewhere, felony barrister Richard Archer was appointed a recorder at 32, whereas Anna Midgley took up her spot on the bench at 33. Different examples embrace lawyer duo Ita Farrelly and Adem Muzaffer, who secured judicial roles at 32 and 34, respectively.