Lord Walker of Gestingthorpe

Lord Walker of Gestingthorpe

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Walker of Gestingthorpe


Robert Walker



Joined the Lords

1 October 2002

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 0207 219 5353
Fax: 0207 219 5979


Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Justice of Supreme Court of the UK 2009-13
Lord of Appeal in Ordinary 2002-09
Justice of Appeal 1997-02
High Court Judge 1994-97
Barrister 1960-94

Member's focus

Crime, civil law, justice and rights
European Union
Social Security and pensions

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Non-permanent Judge, Court of Final Appeal, Hong Kong
  • 4: Shareholdings (b)

    • Gestingthorpe Farming Company Limited (arable farming in north Essex)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Chairman of the board of directors of Financial Markets Law Committee (incorporated in 2013 as a company limited by guarantee)