Monckton Chambers is pleased to announce that Nicholas Paines QC has been appointed a Deputy High Court Judge.
This appointment will enable Nicholas to sit in the Administrative Court as well as the Upper Tier of the Tax and Social Security Tribunals.
Nicholas Paines QC was called to the Bar by Gray’s Inn in 1978 and took Silk in 1997. He is a member of the Bar of Northern Ireland and sits as a Recorder in the Crown Court and as a Deputy Judge of the Upper Tribunal.
Members and staff warmly congratulate Nicholas on this prestigious appointment.