Nicolas Browne-Wilkinson, Baron Browne-Wilkinson
|The Right Honourable
The Lord Browne-Wilkinson
|Senior Lord of Appeal in Ordinary|
1998 – 5 June 2000
|Preceded by||Lord Goff of Chieveley|
|Succeeded by||Lord Bingham of Cornhill|
|Lord of Appeal in Ordinary|
1 October 1991 – 5 June 2000
|Preceded by||The Lord Brandon of Oakbrook|
|Succeeded by||The Lord Bingham of Cornhill|
1985 – 1 October 1991
|Preceded by||Sir Robert Megarry|
|Succeeded by||Sir Donald Nicholls|
|Born||Nicolas Christopher Henry Browne-Wilkinson
30 March 1930
Nicolas Christopher Henry Browne-Wilkinson, Baron Browne-Wilkinson, PC (born 30 March 1930) is a former Senior Lord of Appeal in Ordinary in the United Kingdom and former Head of the Privy Council and Vice-Chancellor of the High Court.
Lord Browne-Wilkinson delivered the Privy Council rulings for Tan Te Lam v Superintendent of Tai A Chau Detention Centre (a Vietnamese refugee centre in Hong Kong and under British administration when the incident occurred) in 1997. The rulings have since been used in immigration cases globally.
- "Birthday's today". The Telegraph. 30 March 2012. Retrieved 29 April 2014.
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- "Nicolas Christopher Henry Browne-Wilkinson, Baron Browne-Wilkinson". The Peerage. Retrieved 29 April 2014.
- Al Masri v Minister for Immigration & Multicultural & Indigenous Affairs  FCA 1009 (15 August 2002)
Sir Robert Megarry
1985 - 1991
Sir Donald Nicholls
The Lord Goff of Chieveley
|Senior Law Lord
The Lord Bingham of Cornhill
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