Sir Henry is a former Lord Justice of Appeal and Vice-President of the Court of Appeal (Civil Division) and Executive Vice-President of the Commonwealth Magistratesâ?? and Judgesâ?? Association. During his long and distinguished career, Sir Henry has chaired the Barâ??s Race Relations Committee, the Law Commission and the Judicial Studies Boardâ??s advisory committee.
He has travelled extensively, giving talks on human rights, equality and access to justice and was awarded the CMG for his work on justice reform in Albania. Sir Henry is also a patron of Peace Brigades Internatinal (UK).