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    Hon’ble Mr Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde, Chief Justice of India

    CJ
    • Designation: Patron-in-Chief

    Holds a B.A. and LL.B. from Nagpur University.  Enrolled with the Bar Council of Maharashtra in 1978.  Practised law at the Nagpur Bench of the Bombay High Court with appearances at Bombay before the Principal Seat and the Supreme Court of India for over 21 years.  Designated as a Senior Advocate in 1998.

    • Elevated to the Bench of the Bombay High Court on March 29, 2000, as Additional Judge.

    • Sworn in as Chief Justice of Madhya Pradesh High Court on October 16, 2012.

    • Elevated as a Judge of Supreme Court of India on April 12, 2013.

    • Sworn in as Chief Justice of India on November 18, 2019.

    • Due to retire on April 23, 2021.