Linenhall Chambers are delighted to announce that Kate Meredith-Jones has been appointed as a Judge of the First-tier Tribunal by the Senior President of Tribunals, the Right Honourable Sir Keith Lindblom.
The Senior President of Tribunals has assigned her to the Health, Education and Social Care Chamber to exercise the Mental Health Jurisdiction within that Chamber, with effect from 17 May 2021.
Kate Meredith Jones will be known as Tribunal Judge Meredith-Jones. Kate was called to the Bar in 2003 and has practised as a barrister in Chester since 2005 having undertaken her pupillage in Sedan House Chambers. Kate undertook a LLM focused on Mental Health and Human Rights. She was appointed as a fee-paid Judge of the First-tier Tribunal assigned to the Health, Education and Social Care Chamber in 2019.
Linenhall Chambers would like to congratulate Kate on her appointment.