Peregrine Simon

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The Right Honourable
Sir Peregrine Simon
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Lord Justice of Appeal
Assumed office
October 2015
Monarch Elizabeth II
Personal details
Born (1950-06-20) 20 June 1950 (age 66)
Nationality British
Occupation High Court Judge
Profession Law

Sir Peregrine Charles Hugo Simon (born 20 June 1950),[1] styled The Rt. Hon. Lord Justice Simon, is a judge of the High Court of England and Wales.[2]

Education and career[edit]

He was educated at Westminster School and Trinity Hall, Cambridge. He was called to the Bar, Middle Temple in 1973. He was appointed as Queen's Counsel in 1991; as a Bencher in 1999 and Recorder in 1998. He was knighted in 2002 at the same time as Colman Treacy who was also then appointed as a High Court Judge.


He is one of the three sons of Jocelyn Simon, Baron Simon of Glaisdale and his second wife, the former Fay Pearson.[3][4]

Notable cases[edit]


  1. ^ "Birthday's today". The Telegraph. 20 June 2013. Retrieved 19 June 2014. the Hon Mr Justice Simon 63 
  2. ^ "Peregrine Charles Hugo Simon". Debretts. Retrieved 19 June 2014. 
  3. ^ Roth, Andrew (8 May 2006). "Lord Simon of Glaisdale". The Guardian | Politics | Obituaries. Retrieved 19 June 2014. 
  4. ^ "Lord Simon of Glaisdale". The Telegraph | News | Obituaries. 8 May 2006. Retrieved 19 June 2014. 
  5. ^ "Barrow v Bankside Members Agency Ltd". Retrieved 2014-06-24. 
  6. ^ [1][dead link]