|Employment law practitioners will be saddened to learn of the death of His Honour Judge Jeremy McMullen QC, who has passed away after a period of illness.|
HHJ Jeremy McMullen was a resident judge of the Employment Appeal Tribunal, sitting there from 2001 and being promoted to senior circuit judge in 2006. He sat as a deputy High Court Judge, and was vice-president of the Industrial Law Society and the Employment Law Bar Association.
Before elevation to the Bench, he was an official and legal officer of the General & Municipal Workers' Union (now GMB), and a barrister at Old Square Chambers.
He retired in 2013, but maintained strong contacts with the employment law community and his many friends and colleagues at the Bar and on the Bench.