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Lord Hodge

Lord Hodge, was appointed Deputy President of the Supreme Court in January 2020. He was originally appointed as a Justice of the Supreme Court on 1 October 2013.

Lord Hodge was admitted to the Faculty of Advocates in 1983 and appointed a KC in 1996. From 1997 to 2003, he was a part time Law Commissioner at the Scottish Law Commission.  From 2000 to 2005 he was a Judge of the Courts of Appeal of Jersey and Guernsey, and Procurator to the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland. He was a Senator of the College of Justice between 2005 and 2013. In that role he was a Commercial Judge and the Scottish Judge in Exchequer Causes. He also served as one of the Scottish Intellectual Property Judges and as a Judge in the Lands Valuation Appeal Court.

He was appointed President of the Expert Witness Institute in October 2020. 

Past Presidents

  • Lord Kerr of Tonaghmore (2014-2020)
  • Lord Dyson
  • Lord Rodger of Earlsferry
  • Lord Mustill (Founding President)