Sara Beecham – Judicial Appointment Announcement

22nd October 2019

The Queen has appointed Sara Elisabeth Beecham to be a District Judge on the
advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Robert Buckland QC MP and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable the Lord Burnett of Maldon. Sara has been deployed to the South Eastern Circuit and will be based at Clerkenwell and Shoreditch County Court with effect from 4 November 2019.

Head of Chambers at Five Paper, Rachel Sleeman said, “We would like to wish Sara well for her future. She will be missed by colleagues at Five Paper and her instructing solicitors alike.”

Sara was a member of the Property and Employment Teams at Five Paper. Any enquiries about other members of Chambers who practise in those teams or any other practice areas should be directed to the Five Paper clerking team led by David Portch who can be contacted by email at