Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers KG
Called to the Bar in 1962, Lord Phillips was appointed a Judge of the Queen’s Bench Division in 1987 and a Lord Justice of Appeal in 1995. Elevated to the House of Lords in 1999, he was appointed Master of the Rolls in 2000, Lord Chief Justice in 2005, and Senior Law Lord in 2008. He was the founding President of the UK Supreme Court from 2009 until 2012. He holds the Sultan Azlan Shah Fellowship at the Centre.