circuit judge

noun

  • Dispute Resolution
  • The Practice of Law

Definitions of circuit judge

  • (UK) senior judges in England and Wales who sit in the Crown Court, County Courts and some sub-divisions of the High Court of Justice

    Mr Pollard was appointed as a Circuit Judge in 1998, having originally been called to the Bar in 1967.

  • (US) an elected official responsible for maintaining the records of the circuit court

    Weill says he will remain on the council for as long as he can before being sworn in as a circuit judge.

Phrase Bank for circuit judge

  • She was appointed a circuit judge by the provincial governor.

  • Circuit judges sit at the pleasure of the President.

  • She was sworn in as a circuit judge two weeks before her 50th birthday.