Law firm Ashfords LLP is delighted to announce the appointment of one of its partners as a Deputy District Judge.
Jason Squire, a Partner in the firm’s Dispute Resolution Team, was appointed to the Western Circuit on 13 March.
Jason trained as a solicitor with Bevan Ashford and qualified in 1997 into the firm’s Litigation department. In 2005, following the creation of Ashfords, Jason became a Partner with the firm. He currently works from Ashfords’ Tiverton office, having previously headed up the firm’s Taunton office for several years.
Jason’s appointment as a Deputy District Judge recognises his many years of experience of County Court and High Court litigation acting for both claimants and defendants in a wide range of civil cases. In recent years Jason has developed specialisms in complex commercial cases and also medical negligence litigation. His role as a Deputy District Judge is a part time one and he will continue with his...