In March 2012, the opening ceremony of the University’s new, £100,000 Moot Court was graced by three eminent members of the Judiciary.
The Court was opened by The Honorable Mr Justice, Sir Ernest Ryder QC, High Court Judge and presiding Judge for the North Circuit, who is an former pupil of Bolton School.
The court is dedicated to His Hon Judge William Morris, Honorary Recorder of Bolton, to mark his retirement from the Bench and in recognition of his outstanding service to the people of Bolton and the legal profession. His Hon Judge William Morris has been appointed an Honorary Professor of the University on his retirement.
The University was also delighted to welcomes His Hon Judge Timothy Clayton who will take over the role as Recorder of Bolton.