Baroness Hale of Richmond

Brenda Hale

Brenda Hale



Address as

Baroness Hale

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353


Lords career

Lord of Appeal in Ordinary 2004-09; As Justice of the Supreme Court, disqualified from participation 2009-

Councils, public bodies

Member: Council on Tribunals 1980-84, Law Commission 1984-93; Chair then President, National Family Mediation 1989-; Governor, Centre for Policy on Ageing 1990-93; Member: Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority 1990-93, Judicial Studies Board, Civil and Family Committee 1990-94; President, Association of Women Barristers 1997-2005; Chair, Royal Courts of Justice Advice Bureau 2001-03; President, UK Association of Women Judges 2003-; Visitor, Girton College, Cambridge 2004-

International bodies

International Association of Women Judges: President-elect 2008-10, President 2010-

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baroness Hale of Richmond, of Easby in the County of North Yorkshire 2004