|Sir David Penry-Davey|
|High Court Judge|
|Born||16 May 1942|
|Died||10 October 2015 73)(aged|
|Alma mater||King's College London|
Sir David Herbert Penry-Davey (16 May 1942 – 10 October 2015)was a judge of the High Court of England and Wales.
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He was educated at Hastings Grammar School and at King's College London (LLB, 1964). He was called to the Bar at Inner Temple in 1965. He was made a Crown Court recorder in 1986, a QC in 1988, and a judge of the High Court of Justice (Queen's Bench Division) in 1997.
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