Lord Hope of Craighead

Lord Hope of Craighead

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Hope of Craighead KT

Name

David Hope

Party/group

Crossbench

Joined the Lords

28 February 1995

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 0620
hopejad@parliament.uk

Biography

UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Draft Protection of Charities Bill (Joint Committee) (Chairman) Lords 2014-15
Draft Protection of Charities Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2014-15
Privileges and Conduct, Committee for (L) Lords 2014-
Personal Service Companies Lords 2013-14
European Union Committee (L) Lords 1998-01
EU Sub-Committee E Lords 1998-01

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Deputy President Supreme Court of the United Kingdom 2009-13
Second Senior Law Lord House of Lords 2009-09
Lord of Appeal in Ordinary House of Lords 1996-09
Lord President of the Court of Session and Lord Justice General of Scotland 1989-96
Dean Faculty of Advocates 1986-89

Public life

Post Organisation Date
President Commonwealth Magistrates' and Judges' Association 2003-06
Chancellor University of Strathclyde 1998-13

Member's focus

Policy
Asylum, immigration and nationality
Crime, civil law, justice and rights
European Union
Parliament, government and politics
UK
Scotland

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Member, Faculty of Advocates, as an arbitrator
    • Door Tenant, Brick Court Chambers, London, as an arbitrator
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Trustee, The Bute House Trust
    • Council Member, Commonwealth Magistrates’ and Judges’ Association