David Doyle (judge)

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David Doyle QC is the First Deemster and Deputy Governor of the Isle of Man. He was appointed in 2010 [1] and was formerly a partner of Dickinson Cruickshank & Co from 1985 onwards. He was called to the Bar (Gray's Inn) in 1982 and the Manx Bar in 1984.

In November 2010 it was announced that he would take up the position of First Deemster following the death of Michael Kerruish earlier in the year. Doyle was sworn in on December 20, 2010.[1]

In 2010 he produced a book entitled Manx Criminal Law and Procedure dealing with all areas of criminal law in the Isle of Man.

On 18 November 2011, he was appointed as a Bencher of Gray's Inn.

Judiciary positions[edit]

  1. ^ a b "First Deemster Doyle". Isle of Man News. Retrieved January 4, 2011.