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District Judge Abigail Hickinbottom

We are delighted to announce that the Queen has appointed Abigail Hickinbottom to be a District Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable David Gauke MP and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Burnett of Maldon.

The Lord Chief Justice has deployed her to the North Eastern Circuit, based at Sheffield Combined Court Centre with effect from 31 August 2018.

Please see the official announcement on the Judiciary website.

Everyone at SJB sends District Judge Abigail Hickinbottom our very best wishes on her appointment.