Lord Carswell

Lord Carswell

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Carswell


Robert Carswell



Joined the Lords

12 January 2004

Contact details

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


UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) (Chairman) Lords 2010-
Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) Lords 2009-

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Lord of Appeal in Ordinary House of Lords 2004-09
Lord Chief Justice Northern Ireland Supreme Court of Judicature 1997-04
High Court Judge Northern Ireland Supreme Court of Judicature 1984-97
Barrister Bar of Nothern Ireland 1957-84

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Chancellor Diocese of Armagh and Down and Dromore 1990-97
Chairman of Council University of Ulster 1984-94

Member's focus

Crime, civil law, justice and rights
Parliament, government and politics.
Northern Ireland

Register of Interests

  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • President, Royal Belfast Academical Institution
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • President, Northern Ireland Scout Council