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4 August 2022

We welcome the appointment of Richard Wright QC as a non-judicial member of the Sentencing Council from 1 August 2022 for a period of 3 years. His appointment was made by the Lord Chancellor in consultation with the Lord Chief Justice.

Richard is Head of Chambers at Park Square Barristers in Leeds, and has been a QC since 2013. He is a Recorder and current Leader of the North Eastern Circuit.