Hon'ble The Chief Justice
HON'BLE THE CHIEF JUSTICE SHRI HEMANT GUPTA
(DoB.17.10.1957)
Term of Office: (DoA)18.03.2017 to (DoR)16.10.2019
Appointed as The Chief Justice of Madhya Pradesh on 18.03.2017
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HON'BLE THE CHIEF JUSTICE SHRI HEMANT GUPTA,  

Born on 17, Oct. 1957. Enrolled as Advocate on July 1980. Practised on Civil Cases including Labour, Company, Constitutional and Service Law.
Appointed as Additional Advocate General, Punjab from 1997 to 1999.
Appointed as Judge of High Court of Punjab and Haryana on July 02, 2002.
Appointed as Judge of the Patna High Court on February 08, 2016.
Appointed as Acting Chief Justice of the Patna High Court on October 29, 2016.
Appointed as Chief Justice of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on March 18, 2017.

His Lordship born on 17.10.1957, belongs to a family of illustrious lawyers. His grandfather was a prominent civil lawyer who voluntarily left practice at the prime of his professional career at the age of 65. His lordship's father was Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court.

His Lordship was enrolled as an Advocate in July 1980. His Lordship practiced at High Court after spending initial few years in the District Courts. His Lordship mainly dealt with the civil cases including Labour, Company, Constitutional and Service Law in his professional life as an Advocate. He also worked as Additional Advocate General, Punjab from 1997 to 1999. His Lordship was also member of Rotary Club of Chandigarh and had taken active role in Polio Plus immunization programme.

As a Judge in the High Court, his Lordship has had the opportunity to deal with all branches of laws, be it Civil, Revenue, Constitutional, Company, Tax or Criminal laws. His Lordship had the opportunity to deal with number of important legal issues as a member of the Full Benches and Division Benches, apart from Single Benches. Some of the noticeable judgments delivered by His Lordship, are regarding the grant of professional degrees through distance education mode by the Deemed Universities; appointment of the Chairman of the Punjab Public Service Commission; interpretation of Section 29 of the State Financial Corporation Act, 1951; interpretation of Section 24 of the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act, 2013; Appeal in the matter arising out of Kandhar Indian Airlines plane hijack case; interpretation of Section 427(2) of the Code of Criminal Procedure; and rights of the inmates in the jail in Punjab Haryana and U.T., Chandigarh.

His Lordship was member of the Computer Committee, Punjab & Haryana High Court, for more than 10 years till his Lordship took over as a Judge, Patna High Court. This period saw a complete computerization of the High Court. Some of the IT-Initiatives taken during this period were, LCD based display boards for the benefit of litigants and Advocate; establishing a remote location data centre; implementation of Bio-Metric System for on- line attendance of the High Court staff; Digitization of the entire records of judicial files including developing a mechanism to scan even the freshly filed case; introduction of the Case Management System; launching of E-diary; E-filing of the cases; access to paper book module; online availability of the judgments and the daily/interim orders; extensive usage of the SMS; dispensing with the manual peshi registers; e-inspection; e-copy of the judgment(s) / order(s) by creating automated centralized copy agency.

His Lordship also remained as Executive Chairman of the State Legal Services Authority, U.T., Chandigarh, from July, 2012 till January, 2016. During his tenure, a unique scheme was among others, the projects of  'Sakshar Balak-Balika'  and 'Saksham Maa' for the underprivileged classes were conceptualized and put into place in collaboration with an NGO called Hamari Kaksha. The scheme provided adult education to the mothers so as to empower them to take care of themselves and also to motivate them to teach their child and also to make children to enable them to go to school. Another project, namely, 'Hamari Pathshala' was also started for the children belonging to the poor Sections of the Society, i.e. rag pickers, street vendors and slum dwellers.

His Lordship took over as Judge of Patna High Court on 8th February, 2016 and as Acting Chief Justice on 29th October, 2016.

His Lordship took over as Chief Justice of High Court of Madhya Pradesh on 18th March, 2017.

 
Hon'ble Judges
HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE S. K. SETH
(DoB.10.06.1957)
Term of Office: (DoA)21.03.2003 to (DoR)09.06.2019
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE S.K. SETH,  B.A., LL.B.

Born on June 10, 1957. Enrolled as Advocate on July 24, 1981. Practised on Civil, Constitutional sides in the High Court of Madhya Pradesh at Jabalpur. Appointed Additional Advocate General of Madhya Pradesh.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on March 21, 2003 and Permanent Judge on January 19, 2004.

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE S. K. GANGELE
(DoB.26.07.1956)
Term of Office: (DoA)11.10.2004 to (DoR)25.07.2018
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE S.K. GANGELE,  B.Sc., LL.B.

Born on July 26, 1956. Enrolled as Advocate on October 31, 1980. Practised on Civil and Constitutional sides in the Bench of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh at Jabalpur.

Appointed as permanent Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on October 11, 2004.

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE P. K. JAISWAL
(DoB.24.09.1958)
Term of Office: (DoA)11.10.2004 to (DoR)23.09.2020
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE P.K. JAISWAL,  B.Sc., LL.B.

Born on September 24, 1958. Enrolled as Advocate on August 4, 1981. Practised on Civil Constitutional sides in the High Court of Madhya Pradesh at Jabalpur.

Appointed as Permanent Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on October 11, 2004.

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE RAVI SHANKAR JHA
(DoB.14.10.1961)
Term of Office: (DoA)18.10.2005 to (DoR)13.10.2023
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE RAVI SHANKAR JHA,  B.Sc., LL.B.

Born on October 14, 1961. Enrolled as Advocate on September 20,1986. Practised on Civil, Revenue Constitutional sides in the High Court of Madhya Pradesh at Jabalpur.

Appointed as Permanent Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on February 2, 2007.

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE J. K. MAHESHWARI
(DoB.29.06.1961)
Term of Office: (DoA)25.11.2005 to (DoR)28.06.2023
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE J. K. MAHESHWARI,  B.A., LL.M.

Born on June 29, 1961. Enrolled as Advocate on November 22, 1985. Practised on Civil, Criminal and Constitutional sides in the High Court of Madhya Pradesh at Gwalior.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on November 25, 2005 and Permanent Judge on November 25, 2008.

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE SANJAY YADAV
(DoB.26.06.1959)
Term of Office: (DoA)02.03.2007 to (DoR)25.06.2021
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE SANJAY YADAV,  M.A. (Economics), LL.B.

Born on June 26, 1959. Enrolled as Advocate on August 25,1986. Practised on Civil, Revenue and Constitutional sides in the High Court of Madhya Pradesh at Jabalpur. Appointed Deputy Advocate General of Madhya Pradesh.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on March 2, 2007 and Permanent Judge on January 15, 2010.

HON'BLE SHRI SATISH CHANDRA SHARMA
(DoB.30.11.1961)
Term of Office: (DoA)18.01.2008 to (DoR)29.11.2023
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE SATISH CHANDRA SHARMA,  B.Sc., LL.B.

Born on 30 th November, 1961 at Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. Father, Shri Dr. B. N. Sharma apart from being known as a well established agriculturalist was also a renowned professor of Jabalpur University and subsequently the Vice Chancellor of Barkatullah University, Bhopal. Mother Smt. Shanti Sharma was a Principal in Maharani Lakshmibai Higher Secondary School and also worked as District Education Officer at Jabalpur before retirement. Started schooling from Christ Church Boys Higher Secondary School and passed 10 th standard and 12 th standard from Central School, Jabalpur. Enrolled as a student of Bachelor of Science in 1979 at Dr. Hari Singh Gour University, Sagar. Secured degree of Bachelor of Science in the year 1981 with distinction in three subjects.

Awarded National Merit Scholarship for Post Graduate Studies. Enrolled as a student of law in Dr. Hari Singh Gour University, Sagar in 1981. Graduated on top of the class and obtained LL.B. degree in 1984 with three university Gold Medals. Enrolled as an advocate on 01-09- 1984. Practiced in Constitutional, Service, Civil and Criminal matters before the High Court of Madhya Pradesh at Jabalpur .Was appointed Additional Central Government Counsel on 28-05- 1993 and was appointed senior panel counsel by Government of India on 28-06- 2004. In 2003 he was designated as a Senior Advocate by the High Court of Madhya Pradesh at the young age of 42 being one of the youngest senior advocates of Madhya Pradesh High Court.

Elevated as an Additional Judge of Madhya Pradesh High Court on 18 th January 2008. Appointed as a Permanent Judge on 15 th January, 2010. Justice S. C. Sharma is an avid reader and is also known for his contributions to various Universities. He is associated with National Law universities. He is also on the Advisory Board of National Law Institute University Bhopal and has published numerous research articles and papers.

HON'BLE SHRI PRAKASH SHRIVASTAVA
(DoB.31.03.1961)
Term of Office: (DoA)18.01.2008 to (DoR)30.03.2023
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE PRAKASH SHRIVASTAVA,  M.A., LL.B.

Born on March 31, 1961. Enrolled as Advocate on February 2, 1987. Practised on Tax, Civil and Constitutional sides in the Supreme Court of India at New Delhi. Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on January 18, 2008 and Permanent Judge on January 15, 2010 .

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE NARESH KUMAR GUPTA
(DoB.01.07.1955)
Term of Office: (DoA)03.05.2010 to (DoR)30.06.2017
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE NARESH KUMAR GUPTA,  M.Sc., LL.B.

Born on July 1, 1955. Joined Madhya Pradesh Judicial Service as Civil Judge Class II on August 10, 1979. Worked as Principal Secretary, Govt. of M.P., Law & Legislative Deptt.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on May 3, 2010 and Permanent Judge on September 24, 2011.

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE SHEEL NAGU
(DoB.01.01.1965)
Term of Office: (DoA)27.05.2011 to (DoR) 31.12.2026
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE SHEEL NAGU,  B.Com., LL.B.

Born on January 1, 1965. Enrolled as Advocate on October 5, 1987. Practised on Civil and Constitutional sides in the High Court of Madhya Pradesh at Jabalpur.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on May 27, 2011 and Permanent Judge on May 23rd 2013.

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE SUJOY PAUL
(DoB.21.06.1964)
Term of Office: (DoA)27.05.2011 to (DoR)20.06.2026
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE SUJOY PAUL,  B.Com., M.A.(ECO.), LL.B.

Born on June 21, 1964. Enrolled as Advocate on year 1990. Practised on Civil , Constitutional sides and Service matters in the High Court of Madhya Pradesh at Jabalpur.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on May 27, 2011 and permanent Judge on April 14, 2014.

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE ROHIT ARYA
(DoB.28.04.1962)
Term of Office: (DoA)12.09.2013 to (DoR)27/04/2024
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE ROHIT ARYA,  B.A., LL.B.

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Justice Rohit Arya, Judge High Court of Madhya Pradesh Gwalior Bench, Sworn in as Additional Judge of the High Court on 12-09-2013 and Permanent Judge on 26-03-2015. Date Of Birth 28-04-1962, Enrolled in the year August 1984 as an advocate, Designated as Senior Advocate on 26th Aug, 2003 by the High Court of Madhya Pradesh. Practiced for more than 29 yrs. in the field of civil laws, commercial (corporate fiduciary, etc.), arbitration (international/domestic), administrative, service, labour laws, tax laws, represented various individuals and bodies, viz., Central Govt., SBI, Telecom Deptt., BSNL, Employees� State Insurance Corporation, Income Tax Department.

Areas of Practice-

  • Civil Laws
  • Service & Labor Laws
  • Constitutional Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Taxation Laws
  • Corporate and Commercial Law
  • Arbitration (International / Domestic)
  • Appellate Civil Litigation (High Court & Supreme Court)

Professional Experience-

  • 2007 onwards Empanelled as a Senior Panel Counsel for the State of Madhya Pradesh in the Supreme Court of India.
  • 1999- 2012 Standing Counsel for the Income Tax Deptt. in M.P. High Court.
  • 2009-2012 Sr. Standing Counsel for Income Tax Deptt. In State of Chhattisgarh.
  • 1994 � 2000 Standing Counsel, Central Govt. in Central Administrative tribunal.
  • 2003-2013 Standing Counsel for Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd. in M.P. High Court / Central Administrative Tribunal, Jabalpur Bench.
  • 1991 � 2003 Represented the Telecom Department in M.P. High Court / Central Administrative Tribunal, Jabalpur Bench
  • Represented various Banks

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on September 16, 2013 and Permanent Judge on March 26, 2015.

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE SUSHIL KUMAR PALO
(DoB.02.11.1956)
Term of Office: (DoA)15/04/2014 to (DoR)01/11/2018
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE SUSHIL KUMAR PALO, B.Sc., M.A., L.L.B.

Born on November 2nd,1956 at Nabarangpur(Odisa). Joined Madhya Pradesh Judicial Service as Civil Judge Class II on December 17th, 1981. Worked as District & Session Judge Court Guna & Rewa.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on April 15th, 2014.

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE ALOK VERMA
(DoB.28.11.1955)
Term of Office: (DoA)30.06.2014 to (DoR)27.11.2017
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE ALOK VERMA, B.Sc., M.A., L.L.B., L.L.M.

Born on November 28th,1955, joined Madhya Pradesh Judicial Service as Civil Judge Class II on September 22nd, 1981. Worked as District & Session Judge Satna and Director Public Prosecution.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on June 30th, 2014.

HON'BLE MISS JUSTICE VANDANA KASREKAR
(DoB.10.07.1960)
Term of Office: (DoA)25.10.2014 to (DoR)09.07.2022
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HON'BLE MISS JUSTICE VANDANA KASREKAR, B.Sc., LL.M.

Born on July 10, 1960 at Indore, Madhya Pradesh. Practiced Civil and Constitutional matters at High Court of Madhya Pradesh Bench at Indore.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on October 25th, 2014

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE RAJENDRA MAHAJAN
(DoB.07.03.1956)
Term of Office: (DoA)25.10.2014 to (DoR)06.03.2018
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE RAJENDRA MAHAJAN, M.Sc., LL.B.

Born on March 7, 1956 at Khargon, Madhya Pradesh. Joined Madhya Pradesh Judicial Service as Civil Judge Class II on October 21, 1981.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on October 25, 2014.

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE CHANDRAHAS SIRPURKAR
(DoB.04.03.1957)
Term of Office: (DoA)25.10.2014 to (DoR)03.03.2019
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE CHANDRAHAS SIRPURKAR, B.Sc., LL.B.

Born on March 4, 1957 at Chhindwara Madhya Pradesh. Joined Madhya Pradesh Judicial Service as Civil Judge Class II on March 4, 1983.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on 25 October, 2014.

Passed Marticulation and Graduation Examination in first division. Stood first class first in L.LB Final Year Examination in the year 1980 in Sagar University. Topped 1983 Batch of Civil Judges in Madhya Pradesh. Was associated with Computerization of High Court and Rule Making as Registrar (Judicial) in High Court of Madhya Pradesh. Held position of Director M.P. Sate Judicial Academy and Principal Secretary to the department of Law and Legislative affairs, Govt. of Madhya Pradesh before elevation.

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE ATUL SREEDHARAN, B.A (History) LL.B
(DoB.24/05/1966)
Term of Office: (DoA)07/04/2016 to (DoR)23/05/2028
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE ATUL SREEDHARAN

Born on May 24th,1966, Joined the Chamber of Mr. Gopal Subramanium, Sr. Advocate in 1992 at Delhi read in his chamber till 1997. During this period I assisted him in several , Civil and Criminal matters before the Supreme Court of India, High Court of Delhi and the Trial Court at Delhi.

From 1997 to December 2000 practiced independently at Delhi.

Shifted to Indore in the year 2001 and have been practicing independently and continuously before the Indore bench of the Madhya Pradesh High Court. Have also been closely associated with Mr. Satyendra Kumar Vyas, Senior Advocate at Indore. I have also, independently handled criminal and a few civil cases before the Trial Court and High Court, service matters and writ petitions before the High Court and also cases medical negligence before the consumer forums. On the panel of the Madhya Pradesh Housing Board since 04 /10/02 to 2012.

Represented the State of Madhya Pradesh as Panel Advocate before the High Court of Madhya Pradesh, Bench at Indore from 2001 to 2003.

Represented the State of Madhya Pradesh as a Government Advocate before the High Court of Madhya Pradesh, Bench at Indore, from October'03 to February'04. On the panel of the Kendriya Vidyalaya .Sangathan from the year 2004 till July 2012.

Appointed as Central Government Counsel on 19/09/05 to appear in cases on behalf of the Union of India till 19/09/08. Appointed as Central Government Counsel (Senior Panel) on 19/02 /10 to appear in cases on behalf of the Union of India till 19/02/13.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on April 7th, 2016.

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE SUSHRUT ARVIND DHARMADHIKARI
(DoB.08.07.1966)
Term of Office: (DoA)07/04/2016 to (DoR)07/07/2028
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE SUSHRUT ARVIND DHARMADHIKARI, B.Com., L.L.B.

Born on July 8, 1966 at Raipur. Practiced Civil , Criminal, Constitution Branches of law. Having Experience of 24 years as an advocate in the High Court Of M.P. At Jabalpur.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on April 7th, 2016

Professional Experience-

  • Joint the Profession as a Junior to Shri Y.S. Dharmadhikari, Senior Advocate (Ex­Advocate General of M.P.) In the High Court Of M.P. At Jabalpur in 1992. was Standing Counsel for Union of India since 2000 till 2015, Income­tax Department, Reserve Bank of India, Senior Standing Counsel for Central excise, District Central Corporation Bank, Hoshangabad, Various Public Sector Undertakings, Kendriya Vidhyalaya Sangathan, B.S.N.L., Welfare Commissioner, Bhopal Gas Victim.
HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE VIVEK RUSIA
(DoB.02.08.1969)
Term of Office: (DoA)07/04/2016 to (DoR)01/08/2031
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HON'BLE HRI JUSTICE VIVEK RUSIA, B.Sc., L.L.B.

Born on 2.8.1969 at Jabalpur .After obtaining the degrees of B.Sc. and LL,B, he was enrolled as an Advocate by State Bar Council of Madhya Pradesh w.e.f. 8.8.1992. His father Late Prabhakar Rusia was Senior Advocate of High Court of Madhya Pradesh Jabalpur. He started his practice as associate advocate in the office of Late Shri P. Sadashivan Nair,Sr Advocate Snit. Indira Nair Sr. Advocate and Shri Rajendra Menon now Administrative judge of High Court of Madhya Pradesh.
He started his independent practice in the year 1998 and was soon taken in the panel of Coal India Ltd., South Eastern Coalfields Limited, Western Coal Field Limited, Northern Coal Field Limited, Madhya Pradesh Poorv Kshetra Vidyut Vitaran Company Ltd.,Madhya Pradesh Power Generating Co. Ltd.,M.P. Power Management Company Limited, M.P. Power Transmission Company, Madhya Pradesh Housing & Infrastructure Development Board ,M.P.Laghu Udyog Nigam, Nagar Panchayat Shakpura/Mundi , Jila Sahakari Krishi 8i Gramin Vikas Bank Mydt. Panna / Sidki / Satna (M.P.), Cantonment Board Jabalpur (From 1998 to 2008) Jabalpur Development Authority (From 2000 to 2004)
He was appointed as standing counsel of Government of India for a period of three years to appear on behalf of Union of India in cases before the High Court of M.P. at Jabalpur.
He has practiced in Civil, Criminal , Constitution , Service , Revenue, TaxatiOn ,Arbitration etc. matters before the High Court of Madhya Pradesh.
He was elected as Joint Secretary of High Court Advocates Bar Association Jabalpur He was also life member of High Court as well as District Bar Association, Jabalpur.

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE ANAND PATHAK
(DoB.18.07.1968)
Term of Office: (DoA)07/04/2016 to (DoR)17/07/2030
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE ANAND PATHAK, MA.(History), LLB

Born on July 18, 1968 at Chhatarpur, Madhya Pradesh. Practiced Civil, Constitutional,Revenue, Criminal,Contractual, Service matters at High Court of Madhya Pradesh.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on April 7th, 2016

Professional Experience-

  • (i) Worked as Government Advocate in Advocate General's Office from year 2005-2009,
  • (ii) Appeared regularly as Counsel for Western Railway, Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation, Employees Provident Fund, M.P. Power Transmission Company Limited, Hindustan Lever, ICICI, HDFC, Vikram University, etc.,
  • (iii) Participated and sat as Member in 'continuous and permanent Lok Adalat as well as in National Lok Adalat for 7-8 years,
  • (iv) Appeared as counsel in some important Public Interest Litigations where the cause of Public at Large had been canvassed,
  • (v) Recipient of National Merit Scholarship in Graduation and a Meritorious Student in M.A. (History),
  • (vi) Undertook Private Pilot License (PPL Course) from Flying Club on Scholarship,
  • (vii) Keen sports person. Participated in Cricket (National Level), Hockey and Volleyball (State Level and College Level),
  • (viii) Secretary, High Court Bar Association, Indore for session 2010-11 (Golden Jubilee Year of High Court Bar, Indore),
  • (ix) Writer of several articles on different subjects and frequent Lecturer at different Law Colleges at Indore and at different Educational/Social Cultural Organizations, and
  • (x) Life Member, Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi.
HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE VED PRAKASH SHARMA
(DoB. 02/01/1956)
Term of Office: (DoA)07/04/2016 to (DoR)01/01/2018
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE VED PRAKASH SHARMA, Bsc. L.L.B.

Born on 2nd Junuary 1956 at Agra Utter Pradesh. Joined Madhya Pradesh Judicial Service as Civil Judge Class II on 16/04/1983. Worked as Registrar General High Court of Madhya Pradesh.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on April 7th, 2016

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE JAGDISH PRASAD GUPTA
(DoB. 21/03/1959)
Term of Office: (DoA)07/04/2016 to (DoR)20/03/2021
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE JAGDISH PRASAD GUPTA, B.A., M.A., L.L.B.

Born on 21st March, 1959 at Morena, MP. Joined Madhya Pradesh Judicial Service as Civil Judge Class II on 05/03/1983. Worked as District & Session Judge Ujjain.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on April 7th, 2016

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE ANURAG KUMAR SHRIVASTAVA
(DoB. 11/04/1956)
Term of Office: (DoA)07/04/2016 to (DoR)10/04/2018
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE ANURAG KUMAR SHRIVASTAVA, B.Sc., M.A., L.L.B.

Born on 11th April, 1956 at Rajnadgaon (Chhittisgarh).

Joined Madhya Pradesh State Judicial Services as Civil Judge, Class-II on April 27, 1983 at District Court Durg and promoted to Higher Judicial Services in June, 1996. Held the post of Member Secretary, State Legal Services Authority, Jabalpur From April 2012 to March 2014 and organized many Lok Adalats. Was appointed as Member of monitoring Committee by Hon’ble the Supreme Court ofr providing drinking water to residents of 21 localities situated around the Union Cardbide Plant of Bhopal. Served twice as District & Session Judge, Balaghat from June 2010 to Mrach 2012 and again from April 2014 till elevation.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on April 7th, 2016

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE HOUSLA PRASAD SINGH
(DoB. 01/07/1956)
Term of Office: (DoA)07/04/2016 to (DoR)30/06/2018
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE HOUSLA PRASAD SINGH, B. Sc., L.L.B.

Born on 1st July, 1956 at village Aschaura Distict Ballia in Utter Pradesh.

Joined MP Judicial Service on 07/03/1983 as Civil Judge, Class –II. In July 2009 posted as District and Session Judge Umriya.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on April 7th, 2016

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE ASHOK KUMAR JOSHI
(DoB. 11/11/1956)
Term of Office: (DoA)07/04/2016 to (DoR)10/11/2018
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE ASHOK KUMAR JOSHI

Joined MP Judicial Service on 11/03/1983 as Civil Judge, Class –II. In July 2009 posted as District and Session Judge Alirajpur.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on April 7th, 2016

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE VIVEK AGARWAL
(DoB.28.06.1967)
Term of Office: (DoA)07/04/2016 to (DoR)27/06/2029
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE VIVEK AGARWAL, B.Sc., LLB, Advance Diploma in Management

Born on June 28, 1967 at Kasganj , Uttar Pradesh. Practiced Civil, Criminal and Constitution matters at High Court of Madhya Pradesh.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on April 7th, 2016

HON'BLE SMT. JUSTICE NANDITA DUBEY
(DoB. 17/09/1961)
Term of Office: (DoA)07/04/2016 to (DoR)16/09/2023
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HON'BLE SMT. JUSTICE NANDITA DUBEY, M.A. (ECO), L.L.B.

Born on September 17, 1961 Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh. Practiced Civil, Criminal and Constitution matters at High Court of Madhya Pradesh.

Well conversant with various Indian Laws, legal practices and procedures. As an Advocate, independently appearing before the High Court, District Level Courts and also at various Tribunals/Commissions, etc., & successfully dealing with, and having ample knowledge of various laws, practices and procedures especially in the following areas

Constitutional matters including the Writ Petitions under Article 226 & 227 of the Constitution of India.

Debts-recovery related matters for Banks & Financial Institutions like The Recovery of Debts Due to Banks & Financial institutions Act (DRT), The Banking Regulation Act, The State Financial Corporations Act, The Negotiable Instruments Act, The Sick Industrial Companies Act, etc., specialising in the SARFAESI Act .

Civil matters including the Civil Procedure Code, MP Land Revenue Code, The Arbitration &.Conciliation Act, Consumer Protection Act, Partnership Act, Indian Succession Act, The Contract Act, MP Accommodation Control Act, etc.

Criminal matters including The Criminal Procedure Code and The Indian Penal Code, The Evidence Act

Various Corporate matters including The Companies Act, Income-Tax, Commercial Tax Act, Excise, etc. Industrial & Labour matters including The Industrial Disputes Act, MP Industrial Relations Act, etc.

Standing Counsel

IFCI Ltd, MP Housing Board, HDFC Bank, Union Bank, Tata Motors Finance Ltd, Tata Motors Ltd CITI Financials, KS Oils Ltd, TVS Motors Ltd, Indiabulls Financials Ltd, besides having successfully represented various other Corporate clients like Cadburrys Ltd, Agro Solvent Products Ltd, amongst Others.

Human Righis related

Appointed as the Hon. Secretary of “Core Consultative Group” and subsequently as Convenor of the Complaint cell for Gwalior & Chambal Divisions, & worked actively as a human rights activist under the umbrella and patronage of the M.P. Human Rights Commission from year 2000 to 2004.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on April 7th, 2016

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE RAJEEV KUMAR DUBEY
(DoB.11.10.1960)
Term of Office: (DoA)13/10/2016 to (DoR)10/10/2022
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE RAGEEV KUMAR DUBEY, B.Sc. L.L.B.

He was born on 11.10.1960. He joined Judicial Service on 07.11.1985 as Civil Judge Class- II, he was promoted as Civil Judge Class-I on 30.08.1991, AGM on 07.10.1994 and officiating District Judge in Higher Judicial Service on 30.05.1997. Shri Dubey was granted selection grade Scale w.e.f. 01.08.2003 and was granted Super Time Scale w.e.f. 19.10.2012. He has worked in different capacities at Bhind, Ujjain, Agar, Neemuch, Dewas, Rewa, Biaora, Guna, Chattarpur; Jhabua, Jabalpur, Bhopal.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on October 13th, 2016

HON'BLE SMT JUSTICE ANJULI PALO
(DoB.19.05.1961)
Term of Office: (DoA)13/10/2016 to (DoR)18/05/2023
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE ANJULI PALO, B.Sc. L.L.B.

She was born on 19.05.1961. She was appointed as Civil Judge Class-II on 05.11.1985. She was promoted as Civil Judge Class-I on 12.08.1991, CJM/ACJM on 16.09.1994. She was promoted as Officiating District Judge in Higher Judicial Service on 09.06.1997. She was granted Selection Grade Scale w.e.f. 01.10.2003. She was granted Super Time Scale w.e.f. 01.01.2013. She has worked in different capacities at Jabalpur, Jagdalpur, Durg, Satna, Chattarpur, Barwani, Chhindwara, Bhopal, Guna, Dindori, Shivpuri, Damoh.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on October 13th, 2016

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE VIRENDER SINGH
(DoB.15.04.1961)
Term of Office: (DoA)13/10/2016 to (DoR)14/04/2023
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE VIRENDER SINGH, B.A., L.L.B.

He was born on 15.04.1961. He joined Judicial Service on 28.10.1985 as Civil Judge Class-II, he was promoted as Civil Judge Class-I on 29.08.1991, CJM/ACJM on 28.08.1995, he was promoted as officiating District Judge in Higher Judibal Service on 31.05.1997. He was granted selection grade Scale on 01.07.2004 and was granted Super Time Scale on 15.01.2013. He has worked in different capacities at Bhind, Rewa, Datia, Seodha, Gohad, Gwalior, Lahar, Shajapur, Morena, Katni, Bhopal, Shahdol, New Delhi, Ujjain, Jabalpur.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on October 13th, 2016

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE SUNIL KUMAR AWASTHI
(DoB.04.06.1959)
Term of Office: (DoA)13/10/2016 to (DoR)03/06/2021
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE SUNIL KUMAR AWASTHI, B.COM, L.L.B.

He was born on 04.06.1959. He joined Judicial Service on 15.10.1985 as Civil Judge Class-II, he was promoted as Civil Judge Class-I on 29.08.1991, CJM/ACJM on 10.11.1994, he was promoted as officiating District Judge in Higher Judicial Service on 09.06.1997. He was granted selection grade Scale on 16.09.2004 and was granted Super Time Scale on 15.01.2013. He has worked in different capacities at Jabalpur, Mandla, Kawardha, Khandwa, Itarsi, Betul, Barwaha, Narsimhapur, Indore, Rewa, Dhar, Gwalior and Bhind.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on October 13th, 2016

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE VIJAY KUMAR SHUKLA
(DoB.28.06.1964)
Term of Office: (DoA)13/10/2016 to (DoR)27/06/2026
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE VIJAY KUMAR SHUKLA, B.A., L.L.B.

He was born on 28.06.1964. He is practicing in the High Court of Madhya Pradesh for the last 27 years. He was enrolled as an Advocate on 27.03.1987 on the rolls of State Bar Council of M.P. His father Shri P.N. Shukla is a retired Class-I Government Officer of State Civil Services. His mother is a housewife. He has four brothers. His eldest brother Shri Kamlesh Shukla has retired from L&T Pvt. Co. and is settled at Pune. His second brother Shri Rajesh Shukla has retired from MSEB Mumbai as Engineer. He is settled at Bhopal. His third brother Shri Rakesh Shukla is working as Assistant Food Officer and posted in Distt. Raisen. His wife Smt. CHandrika Shukla is enrolled as an Advocate, but is not a practicing Advocate. He has two sons. His elder son Jai Shukla has obtained law degree from Bharti Vidhyapeeth, Pune. He has started practicing as an Advocate from July, 2015 at Jabalpur in the office of Senior Advocate Shri R.N.Singh, former Advocate General, State of Madhya Pradesh. His younger son Sujai Shukla is studying in Class-9th at Jabalpur. Shri Vijay Shukla was actively practicing before the Principal Seat Jabalpur in Constitutional, Service, Civil and Criminal jurisdiction.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on October 13th, 2016

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE GURPAL SINGH AHLUWALIA
(DoB.20.02.1966)
Term of Office: (DoA)13/10/2016 to (DoR)19/02/2028
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE GURPAL SINGH AHLUWALIA, B.A., L.L.M.

He was born on 20.02.1966 (Twentieth February Nineteen sixty six). He is practicing in the High Court of Madhya Pradesh for the last 27 years 7 months. He was enrolled as an Advocate-on .04.07.1988 on the rolls of State Bar Council of M.P. His father late Shri Man Mohan Singh, 1.0.F.S., retired from the post of Assistant Works Manager, Ordnance Clothing Factory, Shahjahanpur (U.P.). His mother Smt. Swaranjeet Kaur is a housewife. His wife Smt. Bhupinder Kaur is a housewife. His son Master Yashpal Ahluwalia is studying in Class12th and he represented State of M.P. in 59th National 10 M Pistol Shooting Junior. Shri Gurpal Singh Ahluwalia has appeared before Hon'ble Supreme Court, High Court of Madhya Pradesh, Jabalpur, High Court of Mumbai, High Court of Gujarat, High Court of Punjab and Haryana, High Court of Chhatisgarh, "State Administrative Tribunal, Jabalpur, Central Admtnistrative Tribunal, Jabalpur, Debts Recovery Appellate Tribunal, Allaha bad, Debts Recovery Tribunal, Jabalpur. He conducts trials under Prevention of Corruption Act and murder in different Trial Courts in State of Madhya Pradesh. Shri G. S.Ahluwalia was elected as Executive Member in the Madhya Pradesh High Court Bar Association JOalpur for the period 1994-1995. He worked as State Panel Lawyer from December 1994 till February, 1996. He has worked as Deputy Government Advocate from March 1996 till February 1997. He was Government Advocate from March 1999 till June 2003. He was Deputy Advocate • General from June 2003 to February 2004. He was • Standing Counsel for Lokayukt Organization, S.P.E. from 2006 till July 2009. He • had been a Special Public Prosecutor for CID Nagpur in the year 1997 for representing State of Maharashtra before Hon'ble High Court. Shri G. S.Ahluwalia is at present also working as Chief Editor ILR in the night, Court of Madhya Pradesh at Jabalpur.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on October 13th, 2016

HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE SUBODH ABHYANKAR
(DoB.03.01.1969)
Term of Office: (DoA)13/10/2016 to (DoR)02/01/2031
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HON'BLE SHRI JUSTICE SUBODH ABHYANKAR, B. Sc.(MATHS), LL.B, POST GRADUATE IN BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

He was born on 03.01.1969 (Third January Nineteen, Sixty Nine). He is practicing in the High Court of Madhya Pradesh for the last 19 years. He was enrolled as an Advocate in the month of January, 1997 on the rolls of State Bar Council of M.P.. His father late Shri V.N. Abhyankar was an Advocate at Bhopal. His mother Smt. Ranjana Abhyankar was a teacher at Sardar Patel School, Bhopal. His wife Smt.. Neelam Abhyankar is also practicing in the High Court of Madhya Pradesh at Bench Indore. His one elder sister Dr Manisha Deshmukh and her husband Dr. Satish Deshmukh are doctors by profession. His second sister Mrs. Swati Kelkar is married to Dr. Dhananjay Kelkar, who is an Oncologist and the Director of Deenanath Mangeshkar hospital, Pune. Shri Subodh Vasudev Abhyankar's father-in-law, Shri Justice (Retd) V.S.Kokje was the Judge of this High Court till the year 1994 and thereafter he was transferred to Rajasthan High Court and retired in the year 2001. He was also Governor of State of Himachal Pradesh. Shri Subodh Vasudev Abhyankar practices at High Court of Madhya Pradesh at Indore Bench. He also appears before District Court Indore, Consumer Forum Indore and Consumer Commission Bhopal on Civil Criminal, Constitutional, Taxation - Central Excise and Customs, Service matters.

Appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on October 13th, 2016

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