Baroness Hale of Richmond has been appointed Deputy President of the Supreme Court
Lady Hale said:
“It is an honour and a privilege to have been chosen to follow Lord Hope, who has made such a success of the role in the transition from the House of Lords to the Supreme Court. I look forward to continuing and building upon the work which he has done to establish this great new institution in our national life.”
Lady Hale is currently the only female Justice of the Supreme Court. She specialized in family law and was the author of “The Family, Law and Society”.