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Mostyn J
Justice at HM High Court of Justice


Biography of Sir Nicholas Mostyn

Born 13 July 1975 in Hitchin (not Nigeria as Wikipedia claims!)

Educated Ampleforth College and Bristol University

Divorced with 4 adult children.  Remarried 2019.

Knight bachelor 2010


Called to the bar Middle temple 1980

Middle Temple Blackstone Exhibition 1980 and Harmsworth Scholarship 1981

Tenancy at 1 Mitre Court (later 1 Hare court) 1981

Practised exclusively in family law, predominantly financial settlement cases

Assistant recorder 1997

QC 1997

Recorder, deputy High Court Judge 2000

High Court Judge (Family Division) 2010

Author of Rayden on divorce, Child’s Pay, At A Glance

Editor of International Family Law, Family Court Reports

Member of MCC

Agenda Sessions

  • Keynote Session - Not in my Court part II


Speakers at this event