Mr. Justice T.S. Thakur
Chief Justice of India
as The Chief Justice of India on 03.12.2015.
on 04th January, 1952. He was enrolled as a Pleader in October,
1972 and joined the Chamber of his father Late Shri D.D. Thakur, a
leading Advocate and later, a Judge of High Court of J & K. He
practised in Civil, Criminal, Constitutional, Taxation and Service
matters in the High Court of Jammu & Kashmir. Was designated
as a Senior Advocate in the year 1990.
appointed as an Additional Judge of the High Court of J & K on
16th February, 1994 and transferred as Judge of the High Court of
Karnataka in March, 1994.
was appointed as a permanent Judge in September, 1995. Was
transferred as a Judge of the High Court of Delhi in July 2004.
appointed as Acting Chief Justice of Delhi High Court on
09.04.2008 and took over as Chief Justice of the High Court of
Punjab and Haryana on August 11, 2008.
as Judge of Supreme Court and assumed charge on 17.11.2009.
- Appointed as The Chief Justice of India on 03.12.2015.
- Due to retire on 4th January, 2017 (F/N).