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Acting District Court Judges appointed

05 March 2020

The appointments of a number of Acting District Court Judges have been gazetted.

Jocelyn Frances Munro, retiring District Court Judge, has been appointed an Acting District Court Judge and also to exercise the jurisdiction of the Family Court for a term of two years commencing on 16 November 2020. Judge Munro was appointed to the bench on 11 July 2007.

Philip Richard Connell, retiring District Court Judge, has been appointed an Acting District Court Judge and also to exercise the jurisdiction of the District Court under section 354(3) of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011 for a term of two years commencing on 14 August 2020. Judge Connell was appointed to the bench on 12 April 2000.

Ian Grant Mill, retiring District Court Judge, has been appointed an Acting District Court Judge and also to exercise the jurisdiction of the District Court under section 354(3) of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011 for a term of two years commencing on 20 October 2020. Judge Mill was appointed to the bench on 15 January 1998.

John Gordon Adams, retired District Court Judge, has been appointed an Acting District Court Judge and also to exercise the jurisdiction of the Family Court for a term of one year commencing on 2 March 2020.

Robert James Murfitt, retired District Court Judge, has been appointed an Acting District Court Judge and also to exercise the jurisdiction of the Family Court for a term of one year commencing on 2 March 2020.

David McCaw Wilson QC, retired District Court Judge, has been appointed an Acting District Court Judge and also to exercise the jurisdiction of the District Court under section 354(3) of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011 for a term of two years commencing on 2 March 2020.

Last updated on the 5th March 2020