High Court judge (England and Wales)

A Justice of the High Court, commonly known as a ‘High Court judge’, is a judge of the High Court of Justice of England and Wales, and represents the third highest level of judge in the courts of England and Wales. High Court judges are referred to as puisne (pronounced puny) judges. High Court Judges wear red and black robes.[1]

Red-robed High Court judges in procession at Llandaff Cathedral in 2013

High Court judges rank below Justices of Appeal, but above Circuit judges.