Biography of Justice H.K. Chainani

Honourable Mr. Hashmatrai Khubchand Chainani was the Chief Justice of Bombay High Court from the period of 1958 to 1965. Mr. HK Chainani was born into a Sindhi Family 29 February 1904 in British India. He completed his primary education from Hyderabad then went to Karachi for further studies. He studied in D J Sindh... Continue Reading →

Biography of Justice MR. M.N. Chandurkar

Justice Madhukar Narhar Chandurkar (M.A., LL.B) was born on 14th March 1926. He completed his education from Somalwar Academy, Nagpur. Later went to join Hislop College, Nagpur and then University College of Law in Nagpur. His Lordship was enrolled as an advocate of Nagpur High Court on 13th of December, 1954. Justice M.N. Chandurkar had... Continue Reading →

Biography of Konda Madhava Reddy

Honourable Shri. Justice Konda Madhava Reddy is a Former Chief Justice of the Hyderabad High Court and Bombay High Court, Konda Madhava Reddy (1923–1997). His lordship also served as a member of the Council of Smaller States in New Delhi. Justice Reddy was a prominent figure in the larger Indian courts as well as in Andhra... Continue Reading →

Biography of Justice Chittatosh Mookerjee

Justice Chittatosh Mookerjee, who was born on January 1, 1929, served as India's Calcutta and Bombay High Court's Chief Justice. He is the nephew of Shyama Prasad Mookerjee and the grandson of Ashutosh Mukherjee, a scholar and educator of Bengali descent. Honourable Mr. Chittatosh Mookerjee was appointed as Chief Justice of the Bombay High Court... Continue Reading →

Biography of Chief Justice Prabodh Dinkarrao Desai

Honourable Shri. Prabodh Dinkarrao Desaisucceeded Justice Chittatosh Mookerjee as Chief Justice of Bombay High Court on 7th January 1991. He was also Chief Justice of several High Courts. From 8 March 1986 until 16 April 1986, he also served as the governor of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. BACKGROUND His Lordship received both his... Continue Reading →

Biography of Manoj Kumar Mukherjee

Honorable Shri. Manoj Kumar Mukherjee was an Indian Jurist. He succeeded Justice P.D. Desai as the Chief Justice of Bombay High Court in January 1993. He served as the Chief Justices of the Bombay High Court and Allahabad High Court and former judge of the Supreme Court of India. He was the head of Mukherjee... Continue Reading →

Biography of Justice Sujata Manohar

Honorable Smt. Justice Sujata Vasant Manohar was the first lady to become a Judge on the bench of Bombay High Court. She was also the first woman Chief Justice of Bombay High Court and she took her oath at the office on 15th January 1994. BACKGROUND Justice Sujata Manohar was born on born 28 August... Continue Reading →

Biography of Justice Anandamoy Bhattacharjee

Honourable Mr. Anandamoy Bhattacharjee succeeded Hon'ble Mrs. Sujata V. Manohar as the Chief Justice of Bombay High Court in 1994. BACKGROUND His Lordship was born on December 20th, 1933, Silliguri in Bengal Presidency. He attended the Siliguri Boys School and for higher education Justice Anandamoy attended St. Paul's College, Scottish Church College, and University College... Continue Reading →

Biography of Justice D.P. Madon

Justice Dinshah Pirsha Madon, was born on 7th April, 1921. He completed his education from Imperial High School, Bombay, Sardar Dastur Noshirwan High School, Poona and later further education from Elphinstone College, Bombay and Government Law College, Bombay. His Lordship enrolled as an advocate at the Supreme Court on May 31, 1952, the Appellate Side... Continue Reading →

Biography of Justice S.P. KOTVAL

Mr. Sohrab Peshotan Kotval was the former Chief Justice of the Bombay High Court. Following Chief Justice Y.S. Tambe, the Honorable Mr. Sohrab Peshotan Kotval presided over the Bombay High Court for a lengthy six-year period, from 1966 to 1972. BACKGROUND Mr. Kotval hailed from a well-status, wealthy family in Nagpur therefore, held a high... Continue Reading →

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