Tag Archives: Circuit Judge

Circuit selection days

Forthcoming Circuit Selections Days have been extended and are now 20 June-7 July.

We have quite limited availability left for those who might want help preparing.  Just so that you know ………..


Judicial competitions update

Update on current competitions:

  • Spec Civ Circuit Judge – 2 x vacancies in NE – launches 23 March 16
  • Dep High Court Judge s9(1) – selection days 6-14 April 16 – results end June 16
  • Master of Rolls – interviews on 20 April 16
  • Circuit Judge – short-listing results on 8 April – selection days 25 April – 5 May (situational Qg and competency interview) – results mid July 16
  • High Court Judge – results end May 16
  • DDJ Mags – launches July 16 – 18 vacancies

Get in touch if you need any help with any of these competitions.

Circuit judge competition

The next Circuit Judge competition has launched and has a deadline date of Fri 19 Feb 2016 @ 3pm.


At last ………….

The Recorder competition has launched with a deadline of noon on 30th  April 2015:-


Updated QT reference material for prep:-


Civil QT examples and feedback – some Qs same as though used for recent mock test – https://jac.judiciary.gov.uk/qualifying-test-feedback-reports

Other interesting competitions that are in progress or are due to launch soon include:

  • Circuit Judge interviews – current
  • Deputy QB Master – deadline 27 April – you can also register for the mock interview if you are not intending to apply this time
  • Deputy HCJ due to launch 9 July – no previous judicial experience required – pilot scheme available for eligible candidates but deadline is 21 April – see website for details
  • DJ (Civil) due to launch May
  • DJ (Mags) due to launch May
  • HCJ due to launch Oct
  • Court of Appeal – expressions of interest by 23 April, applications in by 6 May

Get in touch if you need help with these or other competitions.

Circuit Judge launch date

The Circuit Judge competition is due to launch on Mon 2 Feb and has a predicted deadline of Mon 16 Feb – that is only 2 weeks to fill in the form.  Numbers and roles per Circuit have not yet been confirmed.  Start drafting your self-assessment now to be ready to tweak it once the competition launches.

See previous feedback from Circuit competitions from links below.


Details of past Qualifying Tests with feedback are also useful to read, although it will probably be a paper sift for this competition – we will know soon ….:


Our services and costs are detailed at the Judicial tab that you can select from the top of this page.  Good luck ………..