Brian Leveson

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Person.png Brian Leveson  Rdf-entity.pngRdf-icon.png
(Judge, Lawyer)
BornBrian Henry Leveson
Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
Alma materLiverpool College, Merton College, Oxford
ReligionOrthodox Judaism
Perpetrator ofLeveson Inquiry
Headed up the Leveson Inquiry

Employment.png Head of Criminal Justice

In office
18 October 2017 - 23 June 2019

Employment.png President of the Queen's Bench Division

In office
1 October 2013 - 23 June 2019

Employment.png Lord Justice of Appeal Wikipedia-icon.png

In office
2 October 2006 - 1 October 2013

Employment.png Senior Presiding Judge for England and Wales

In office
1 January 2007 - 31 December 2009

Sir Brian Henry Leveson (born 22 June 1949) is a retired English judge who was the President of the Queen's Bench Division and Head of Criminal Justice.

Lord Justice Leveson chaired the Leveson Inquiry into the culture, practices and ethics of the British press, prompted by the News of the World phone hacking affair, and published the Leveson Report in November 2012.[1]


An event carried out

Leveson InquiryInvestigation of phone hacking


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