Harry Kenneth Woolf, Baron Woolf CH PC FBA FMedSci (Chinese: 伍爾夫; born 2 May 1933), was Master of the Rolls from 1996 until 2000 and Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales from 2000 until 2005. The Constitutional Reform Act 2005 made him the first Lord Chief Justice to be President of the Courts of England and Wales. He was a Non-Permanent Judge of the Court of Final Appeal of Hong Kong from 2003 to 2012. He now sits in the House of Lords as a crossbencher.

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  • Harry Kenneth Woolf, Baron Woolf CH PC FBA FMedSci (Chinese: 伍爾夫; born 2 May 1933), was Master of the Rolls from 1996 until 2000 and Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales from 2000 until 2005. The Constitutional Reform Act 2005 made him the first Lord Chief Justice to be President of the Courts of England and Wales. He was a Non-Permanent Judge of the Court of Final Appeal of Hong Kong from 2003 to 2012. He now sits in the House of Lords as a crossbencher. (en)
  • Harry Kenneth Woolf, Baron Woolf, CH, PC, FBA (* 2. Mai 1933 in Newcastle) war vom 6. Juni 2000 bis zum 1. Oktober 2005 der amtierende Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales. Nachfolger in seinem Amt ist Baron Phillips of Worth Matravers. Die Verfassungsreform machte ihn zum ersten Lord Chief Justice, der gleichzeitig Präsident des Courts of England and Wales ist, und somit der höchste Richter, an Stelle des Lordkanzlers. (de)
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  • 1996-06-04 (xsd:date)
  • 2000-06-06 (xsd:date)
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  • 1992-10-01 (xsd:date)
  • 1996-06-04 (xsd:date)
  • 2000-06-06 (xsd:date)
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  • 1933-05-02 (xsd:date)
  • 1933-5-2
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  • Master of the Rolls
  • Lord of Appeal in Ordinary
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  • Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales
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  • A Harp the pillar terminating in the head neck and wings of a Pegasus Or
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  • Harry Woolf, Baron Woolf, 2015
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  • Upon a Helm with a Wreath Argent and Sable a Wolf sejant erect Sable gorged with a plain Collar attached thereto a Chain reflexed over the back Or and grasping in the dexter forepaw a Sword erect Argent hilt pommel and quillons Or
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  • Per pale Sable and Argent per fess indented of two points downwards counter¬changed three Harps the pillar of each terminating in the head neck and wings of a Pegasus in the Sable Or in the Argent Sable
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  • FOR FAMILY AND JUSTICE
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  • British
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  • Lawyer
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  • 2 (xsd:integer)
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  • Marguerite Sassoon
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  • On the dexter a Wolf Or gorged with a plain Collar attached thereto a Chain reflexed over the back Sable and grasping in the interior forepaw a Sword bendwise Argent hilt pommel and quillons Sable on the sinister a Wolf Sable gorged with a plain collar attached thereto a Chain reflexed over the back Or and grasping in the interior forepaw a Sword bendwise sinister Argent hilt pommel and quillons Or
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  • The per fess formation suggests the initial W. The wolves are clearly a punning allusion and the swords refer to the Law. The Harp in the Arms and Badge is taken from the attributed Arms of King David and is combined with the Pegasus of the Inner Temple.
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  • 2005 (xsd:integer)
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  • 2007 (xsd:integer)
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  • --06-04
  • --06-06
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  • Lawyer, Master of the Rolls, Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales (en)
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  • Harry Kenneth Woolf, Baron Woolf CH PC FBA FMedSci (Chinese: 伍爾夫; born 2 May 1933), was Master of the Rolls from 1996 until 2000 and Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales from 2000 until 2005. The Constitutional Reform Act 2005 made him the first Lord Chief Justice to be President of the Courts of England and Wales. He was a Non-Permanent Judge of the Court of Final Appeal of Hong Kong from 2003 to 2012. He now sits in the House of Lords as a crossbencher. (en)
  • Harry Kenneth Woolf, Baron Woolf, CH, PC, FBA (* 2. Mai 1933 in Newcastle) war vom 6. Juni 2000 bis zum 1. Oktober 2005 der amtierende Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales. Nachfolger in seinem Amt ist Baron Phillips of Worth Matravers. Die Verfassungsreform machte ihn zum ersten Lord Chief Justice, der gleichzeitig Präsident des Courts of England and Wales ist, und somit der höchste Richter, an Stelle des Lordkanzlers. (de)
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  • Harry Woolf, Baron Woolf (en)
  • Harry Woolf (de)
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  • Harry Woolf, Baron Woolf (en)
  • The Lord Woolf (en)
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