Who is the Chief Justice in Tamil Nadu?

Who is the Chief Justice in Tamil Nadu?

Justice Munishwar Nath Bhandari
Justice Munishwar Nath Bhandari is the current Chief Justice of Madras High Court. He assumed office on 14 February 2022.

Who are the 17 Supreme Court chief justices?

List of chief justices

Chief Justice Tenure
14 Earl Warren (1891–1974) October 5, 1953 – June 23, 1969 (Retired)
15 Warren E. Burger (1907–1995) June 23, 1969 – September 26, 1986 (Retired)
16 William Rehnquist (1924–2005) September 26, 1986 – September 3, 2005 (Died)
17 John Roberts (born 1955) September 29, 2005 – Incumbent

Who is the 17th Chief Justice of India?

Prafullachandra Natwarlal Bhagwati
Supreme Court of India (1950–present)

No. Name (birth–death) Period of office
15 Mirza Hameedullah Beg (1913–1988) 29 January 1977
16 Yeshwant Vishnu Chandrachud (1920–2008) 22 February 1978
17 Prafullachandra Natwarlal Bhagwati (1921–2017) 12 July 1985
18 Raghunandan Swarup Pathak (1924–2007) 21 December 1986

Who was the first Indian Chief Justice of Madras High Court?

Sir Thiruvarur Muthuswamy Iyer KCIE
Sir Thiruvarur Muthuswamy Iyer KCIE was an Indian lawyer who, in 1877, became the first native Indian to be appointed as judge of the Madras High Court. He also acted as the Chief Justice of the Madras High Court in 1893.

Who is the first lawyer in Tamilnadu?

T. Muthuswamy Iyer

Sir Thiruvarur Muthuswamy Iyer
Portrait of T. Muthuswamy Iyer
Born 28 January 1832 Vuchuwadi, British India
Died 25 January 1895 (aged 62) Madras, British India
Occupation lawyer, civil servant, administrator

Who was the second Chief Justice of India?

List of Chief Justices of India

Chief Justice of India – List Tenure
H.J Kania 26 January 1950 – 6 November 1951
M. Patanjali Sastri 7 November 1951 – 3 January 1954
Mehr Chand Mahajan 4 January 1954 – 22 December 1954
Bijan Kumar Mukherjea 23 December 1954 – 31 January 1956

Who is the First Lady Supreme Court judge?

Fathima Beevi
They have inspired young girls to follow the path and make a difference in the country’s legal system. One of them is a woman from Kerala named Fathima Beevi, who became India’s first female judge in the Supreme Court, paving the way for many other women to follow suit.

Who is the next Chief Justice of India?

Immediately after CJI Ramana’s retirement, Justice UU Lalit, currently the second senior-most judge in the Supreme Court, will take oath as the 49th Chief Justice of India. Justice Lalit will serve as the CJI for a short period of less than three months from August 27, 2022 to November 8, 2022.