We are delighted to welcome former High Court Judge Dame Laura Cox to the JDI Executive Committee. Laura was called to the Bar by Inner Temple in 1975 and took silk in 1994, before being elected a Bencher in 1999. She was appointed a Judge of the High Court of England and Wales in 2002. Alongside her judicial responsibilities, Laura chaired the Equal Treatment Advisory Committee of the Judicial Services Board and also chaired the Judicial Skills courses at the Judicial College. Laura is the current Vice-President of the UK Association of Women Judges.