Editorials       Cover Story   Letters
 Subscribe Now  Contact Us
Book Reviews
Case Study
Constitution of India
Cover Story
Crime File
Cyber Space
Good Living
Harvard Law School
Health & Fitness
Permanent Imprint Leading
Know Your Judge
The Law and The Celebrity
Legal Articles
Legal Events
Law for Other Species
Law School Confidential
Legal Scanner
Legal Trotternama
Media Scan
Reasoning The Reasons
Street Lawyer
Study Abroad
Supreme Court Cases
Thinkers & Theory
Top Law Schools
Universal Law of Success
--------------- Print Magazine --------------
  May 2016
  April 2016

Justice Altamas Kabir is India’s new Chief Justice


Justice Altamas Kabir, the senior-most judge of the Supreme Court was recently appointed as the 39 th Chief Justice of India. The 64-year-old judge assumed his new charge on September 29, 2012 after incumbent Chief Justice S.H. Kapadia and would remain at the helm of Indian Judiciary till July 19, 2013.

Born on July 19, 1948, Justice Kabir is an M.A., LL.B. from University of Calcutta. Became an advocate in 1973 and practiced civil and criminal law in Culcutta at the district court and the Calcutta High Court. Became a permanent judge in the Calcutta High Court on August 6, 1990. Was appointed as the Chief Justice of Jharkhand High Court on March 1, 2005 and became a judge of the Supreme Court of India on September 9, 2005.

Computerisation of High Court, Civil Courts and other Courts of Calcutta happened under the guidance of Justice Kabir. On 14 th January, 2010, he was appointed as the Executive Chairman of the National Legal Services Authority. He has rendered several landmark judgments, particularly on Human Rights and Election Laws.

(Print Version)
Rs. 600/- per year
(Registered Post & Courier)

New Releases by UNIVERSAL's

     To avail discounts and for more details write to us at marketing.in@lexisnexis.com

Home     :      About Us     :      Subscribe     :      Advertise With Us    :       Privacy     :      Copyright     :      Feedback     :      Contact Us

Copyright © Universal Book Traders. All material on this site is subject to copyright. All rights reserved.
No part of this material may be reproduced, transmitted, framed or stored in a retrieval system for public or private
use without the written permission of the publisher. This site is developed and maintained by Universal Legal Infosolutions.
Powered by: Universal Book Traders