Lord Hope of Craighead

Lord Hope of Craighead's full title is The Rt Hon. the Lord Hope of Craighead KT. His name is James Arthur David Hope, and he is a current member of the House of Lords.


Find out about the experience of Lord Hope of Craighead outside of Parliament.

Non political

Supreme Court of the United Kingdom
Deputy President
2009 - 2013
House of Lords
Second Senior Law Lord
House of Lords
Lord of Appeal in Ordinary
1996 - 2009
Lord President of the Court of Session and Lord Justice General of Scotland
1989 - 1996
Faculty of Advocates
1986 - 1989

Public life

Commonwealth Magistrates' and Judges' Association
2003 - 2006
University of Strathclyde
1998 - 2013