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Upper Tribunal Judge Retirements: Chalkley and Taylor

Upper Tribunal Judge Richard Chalkley retires with effect from 1 May 2016. Upper Tribunal Judge Chalkley (67) was admitted as a Solicitor in 1974. He was appointed a part-time Immigration Adjudicator in 1995, part-time Special Immigration Adjudicator in 1996, Immigration Adjudicator in 1999, Legal Member of the Immigration Appeals Tribunal in 2000 and Vice President of the Immigration Appeals Tribunal in 2002 (now known as Judge of the Upper Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber)). He was appointed Tribunal Judge of the Special Immigration Appeals Commission in 2005.

Source: Courts and Tribunals Judiciary | Upper Tribunal Judge Retirement: Chalkley

Upper Tribunal Judge Deborah Elizabeth Taylor retires with effect from 5 May 2016. Upper Tribunal Judge Taylor (63) was admitted as a Solicitor in 1980. She was appointed a Special Immigration Adjudicator in 1995, part-time Chairman of Social Security Appeal Tribunals in 1996 and Legal Member of Immigration Appeals Tribunals in 2000. She was appointed Regional Immigration Adjudicator in 2002 (now known as Judge of the Upper Tribunal (Immigration Appeals Chamber)) and Legal Member of the Special Immigration Appeals Commission in 2013.

Source: Courts and Tribunals Judiciary | Upper Tribunal Judge Retirement: Taylor

Colin Yeo
Colin Yeo A barrister specialising in UK immigration law at Garden Court Chambers in London, I have been practising in immigration law for 15 years. I am passionate about immigration law and founded and edit the Free Movement immigration law blog.

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