Elisabeth Bussey-Jones appointed as Judge of the First-tier Tribunal
26th May 2021
3PB Barristers are pleased to announce that specialist criminal law barrister Elisabeth Bussey-Jones (pictured here) has been appointed as a Judge of the First-tier Tribunal by the Senior President of Tribunals, the Right Honourable Sir Keith Lindblom. She has been assigned to the Health, Education and Social Care Chamber to exercise the Mental Health Jurisdiction within that Chamber with effect from 7 June 2021. She will known as Tribunal Judge Bussey-Jones.
Elisabeth Bussey-Jones is a highly experienced criminal advocate who was originally called to the Bar in Australia in 1992, admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales in 1994 and called to the Bar of England and Wales in 1997. She has been a Grade 4 prosecutor since 2007 and is on the Rape and Serious Sexual Offences Panel for the Western and Midlands Circuits.
She was appointed as a Deputy District Judge in the County/Family Courts in 2015 and a Recorder in the Crown Court in 2016.