HH Roger Kaye QC

Year of Call 1970
Year of Silk 1989

General Profile

Date of Birth: 21 Sep 46


Graduated Birmingham University LLB 1968


Lecturer in law Kingston Polytechnic (now University) 1968-1971


Called to Bar (Lincoln’s Inn) 1970


Standing counsel to Crown in insolvency matters c 1985-1989


Queen’s Counsel 1989


Deputy High Court Judge 1990 – 2016 (all divisions)


Recorder Crown Court 1994-2005


Acting Deemster, Isle of Man Courts, c 2000-2005


Diocesan Chancellor, Dioceses of Hereford and St Albans (c 2000 to date)


Specialist Chancery and Mercantile Judge, North Eastern Circuit, 2005 – 2016 (retired Sep 2016)


Acting Justice of the Commercial Division, Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court, BVI (2017)




Appointed DTI Inspector to investigate affairs of TransTec plc (2000-2003) and Anglia Television plc (1994)


Member Panel of Chairmen City Disputes Panel c 1997-2005


Bencher Lincoln’s Inn (1997)