Lord Hope of Craighead

Lord Hope of Craighead is a Crossbench Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 28 March 1995. His full title is The Rt Hon. the Lord Hope of Craighead KT, and his given name is James Arthur David Hope.

Experience

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
2009
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
Dean
1986 - 1989

Public life

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