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Law Appointments

Mr Adrian Charles Smith, to be a circuit judge, assigned to the Northern Circuit.

Mrs Sarah Anne Williams, to be a full-time chairman of Social Security Appeal Tribunals, Medical Appeal Tribunals, Disability Appeal Tribunals and Child Support Appeal Tribunals.

Mr Patrick Talbot QC and Ms Sonia Proudman QC, to be Benchers of Lincoln's Inn.

The Earl of Lichfield, to be Deputy Lieutenant for the County of Staffordshire.