Date of Birth : 05/01/1957,
Date of Joining : 13/02/2016,
Held Office Till : 01/11/2018,
Introduction : Elevated as Judge, Supreme Court of India on 2nd November 2018
Born in the year 1957 in an agricultural family in Kamaram village of Chinna Shankarampet Mandal, Medak District.
Had his primary education in Upper Primary School and Higher Education in Zilla Parishad High School, Sankarampet, Medak District. Passed Intermediate and graduation from Andhra Vidyalaya College (AV College), Hyderabad. Obtained Law Degree from the University College of Law, Osmania University, Hyderabad.
Enrolled as an Advocate on the rolls of the Bar Council of Andhra Pradesh on 30/10/1980 and joined the Chambers of Sri Justice B.Subhashan Reddy (As Advocate as he then was).
Actively Practised in Civil, Criminal, Constitutional and almost all other branches of Law. Had developed his independent practice with in short span of time and extensively dealt with number of cases covering all branches of Law.
Deeply interested in philosophy, culture, music and education.
Was Standing Counsel for premier institutions like S.V.University and Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University.
Elected unanimously as the President of the AP High Court Advocates Association for the year 2001-2002.
Elevated as Additional Judge of High Court of Andhra Pradesh on 02.12.2002.
Sworn in as Judge of High Court of A.P. w.e.f. 24.06.2004.
Continued as Judge of the High Court of Judicature at Hyderabad till 12th February 2016.
Elevated as Chief Justice, High Court of Gujarat on 13th February 2016.
Elevated as Judge, Supreme Court of India on 2nd November 2018.
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