Colin Tyre, Lord Tyre Judge

Colin tyre

Colin Jack Tyre, Lord Tyre CBE is a Scottish lawyer, former President of the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe, and a Senator of the College of Justice, a judge of the Supreme Courts of Scotland. Tyre studied at the School of Law of the University of Edinburgh and took a postgraduate diploma at the University of Aix-Marseille before returning to Edinburgh as a lecturer from 1980-1983. He was admitted as an advocate in 1987 and served as Standing Junior Counsel (legal advisor) to the Procurement Executive of the Ministry of Defence from 1991 to 1995 and to the Environment Department of the Scottish Office from 1995 to 1998. He was appointed Queen's Counsel in 1993. From 2003 to 2009, Tyre was a part-time member of the Scottish Law Commission, and in 2007 was elected President of the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe. In April 2010, he was appointed a Senator of the College of Justice, a judge of the Court of Session and High Court of Justiciary, the Supreme Courts of Scotland, taking the judicial title, Lord Tyre. He was awarded a CBE in the 2010 Birthday Honours for services to the administration of justice.

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Date of birth
April 17th, 1956
Places lived
Dunbar , United Kingdom

Education

1. University of Edinburgh Colleges/University

The University of Edinburgh, founded in 1583, is a public research university located in Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The university is deeply embedded in the fabric of the city, with many of the buildings in the historic Old Town belonging to the university. Edinburgh receives approximately 47,000 applications every year, making it the third most popular university in the UK by volume of applicants. Entrance is intensely competitive, with 12 applications per place in the last admissions cycle. It was the fourth university to be established in Scotland and the 6th in the United Kingdom, and is regarded as one of the most prestigious universities in the world. The university is ranked the top rated in Scotland and the 6th and 7th in Europe according to the 2011 QS and Times Higher Education Ranking Globally, the 2011 QS rankings placed the university 20th in the world. It is the only Scottish university to be a member of both the elite Russell Group, and the League of European Research Universities, a consortium of 21 of Europe's most prominent and renowned research universities.

Institution info

Type Public university
Endowment
2012. 238 mil. £
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Founded
1583
Headquarters
Old College, South Bridge, EH8 9YL - Edinburgh, Scotland
Undergraduates
2013. 21,677
2010. 19,106
Postgraduates
2013. 11,191
2010. 9,868
Acceptance rate
2012. 11.5 %
Local tuition
2013. 1.82 K £
Official web page www.ed.ac.uk
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2. Université Paul Cézanne Aix-Marseille III Colleges/University

Paul Cézanne University (or Paul Cézanne University Aix-Marseille III) (French: Université Paul Cézanne Aix-Marseille III) is a public research university located in the heart of Provence (South East of France), in both Aix-en-Provence and Marseille. It is one of the three Universities of Aix-Marseille and is part of the Academy of Aix and Marseille.

Founded
July 26th, 1973
Headquarters
Jardin du Pharo - 58, bd Charles Livon, 13284 - Marseille, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Official web page www.univ-cezanne.fr
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