Fenners Chambers | 3 Madingley Road | Cambridge | Cambridgeshire CB3 0EE | United Kingdom

Fenners Chambers | 3 Madingley Road | Cambridge | Cambridgeshire CB3 0EE | United Kingdom.

Fenners Chambers | 3 Madingley Road | Cambridge | Cambridgeshire CB3 0EE | United Kingdom.

Liam Varnam receives two judicial appointments

Liam Varnam receives two judicial appointments

Liam Varnam receives two judicial appointments

Fenners Chambers is proud to announce that Liam Varnam has been appointed by the Lord Chief Justice as a Deputy District Judge on the South Eastern Circuit.

Liam has also been appointed by the Lord Chancellor as a Fee-paid Employment Judge, assigned to the Midlands East Region.

Liam Varnam, who was called to the Bar in 2007, will maintain his busy practice in property, employment, commercial, and probate work alongside his judicial responsibilities.

Araba Taylor sworn in as the Diocese of Southwark’s Deputy Chancellor (Deputy Judge)

Araba Taylor sworn in as the Diocese of Southwark’s Deputy Chancellor (Deputy Judge)

Araba Taylor sworn in as the Diocese of Southwark’s Deputy Chancellor (Deputy Judge)

Left to right: Diocese of Southwark Registrar, Jon Baldwin, Deputy Chancellor, Araba Taylor, Bishop Christopher, Chancellor, Philip Petchey

On Tuesday 28 September, Araba Taylor, Deputy District Judge and Barrister at Law, was sworn in as the Diocese of Southwark’s Deputy Chancellor (Deputy Judge) at Southwark Cathedral’s Evensong.

Araba, whose parents were born in Ghana, is the Diocese’s first Deputy Chancellor from a UKME background.

About the Diocese of Southwark

The Diocese of Southwark serves 2.8 million people in the 16 Local Authorities of South London and East Surrey through 356 places of worship – a Church of England presence in every community – and 106 church schools educating some 37,000 young people. It embraces many diverse communities and a large number of major institutions, many with global significance.

Araba Taylor to be appointed Deputy Chancellor for the Diocese of Southwark

Araba Taylor to be appointed Deputy Chancellor for the Diocese of Southwark

Araba Taylor to be appointed Deputy Chancellor for the Diocese of Southwark

Fenners Chambers is proud to announce that Araba Taylor is to be appointed Deputy Chancellor for the Diocese of Southwark (exercising the faculty jurisdiction).

The Diocese of Southwark is one of the 41 dioceses of the Church of England, which is the Anglican (Episcopalian) Church. They form part of the worldwide Anglican Communion, with close to 70 million members.

Araba’s swearing in will be on the 28 September 2021.