William Brett, 1st Viscount Esher

William Brett, 1st Viscount Esher

William Baliol Brett, 1st Viscount Esher PC, QC, known as Sir William Brett between 1868 and 1883, was a British lawyer, judge and Conservative politician. He was briefly Solicitor-General under Benjamin Disraeli and then served as a justice of the Court of Common Pleas between 1868 and 1876, as a Lord Justice of Appeal between 1876 and 1883 and as Master of the Rolls. He was raised to the peerage as Baron Esher in 1885 and further honoured when he was made Viscount Esher on his retirement in 1897. ... more on Wikipedia

William Brett, 1st Viscount Esher is also found on...

Famous Politicians from England Famous People Who Died in London Famous Judges from England Famous King's College London Alumni Famous Westminster School Alumni Famous Gonville And Caius College, Cambridge Alumni