The governing body of the Judicial Institute

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The governing body of the Judicial Institute, known as the Advisory Council, meets quarterly and the Chairman, Director and Deputy-Director report on their work at every meeting. The governing body also meets to approve Annual Reports, Business Plans and other similar strategic documents.

Members of the Advisory Council of the Judicial Institute

The Hon Lord Woolman 
Chairman, Senator of the College of Justice
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The Hon Lady Stacey  
Vice Chairman, Senator of the College of Justice
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Sheriff A J M Duff
Director, Judicial Institute for Scotland
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Sheriff Andrew M Cubie
Depuy Director, Judicial Institute for Scotland
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Sheriff Principal Marysia Lewis
Sheriff Principal of Tayside, Central and Fife
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Sheriff S A Craig
Sheriff, Tayside, Central and Fife
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Sheriff J Johnston QC 
Sheriff, Glasgow and Strathkelvin
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Sheriff Tony Kelly  
Summary Sheriff
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Sheriff Gerard Sinclair
Part-time Sheriff
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Mr T Finnigan JP
Justice of the Peace, North Strathclyde
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Mr Stuart Fair 
Justice of the Peace, Tayside, Central and Fife
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Mrs S Simon
President, Employment Tribunals (Scotland)
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Mr N Rennick
Acting Director of Justice, Scottish Government
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Lord Ericht installed as a Senator of the College of Justice

Tuesday, 31 May, 2016
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Andrew Stewart QC has been installed as a Senator of the College of Justice, taking his place on the Bench with the judicial title Lord Ericht.

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Lord Clark installed as a Senator of the College of Justice

Tuesday, 24 May, 2016
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Alistair Clark QC has taken his place on the Bench with the judicial title Lord Clark after being installed as a Senator of the College of Justice.

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Lord Beckett installed as a Senator of the College of Justice

Tuesday, 17 May, 2016
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John Beckett QC has been installed as a Senator of the College of Justice and has taken his place on the Bench with the judicial title, Lord Beckett.

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Five new judges appointed

Wednesday, 11 May, 2016
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Five Senators have been appointed to the College of Justice.

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Lady Dorrian installed as new Lord Justice Clerk

Wednesday, 27 April, 2016
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The Right Hon. Lady Dorrian has been installed as the most senior female judge in Scottish history at a ceremony held in Parliament House.

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