Anthony Cross QC has been appointed as the new Judge of Appeal in the Isle of Man.

His Honour Justice Cross QC succeeds Jeremy Storey QC who has held the position of Judge of Appeal for the past five years. 

His Honour Judge Cross QC has been appointed by Her Majesty The Queen and will act as a Judge of the High Court, presiding over the Appeal Division. Judge Cross QC sat as an Acting Deemster for several years before his appointment as a Circuit Judge in 2016. 

HHJ Cross QC commented: ‘I am honoured and privileged to have been appointed as the Island’s Judge of Appeal. My wife and I are delighted that we have the opportunity of moving to the island and taking advantage of all that the Isle of Man has to offer.’

The official swearing in will take place on October 10 2022.