I don't think we need look further than the two main candidates
PUBLISHED April 26, 2005
Soon after May 5, the identity of the next lord chief justice of England and Wales will be revealed to an expectant nation. Lord Woolf is retiring, but who will take his place? Whose name will be read out following the puff of smoke from the burning wig, and the centuries-old incantation: "Habemus a lord chief justice of England and Wales"?