Ajay Manikrao Khanwilkar

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The Honourable Mr. Justice
Ajay Manikrao Khanwilkar
Judge of Supreme Court of India
Assumed office
13 May 2016
Nominated byCollegium of Supreme Court of India headed by CJI T. S. Thakur
Appointed by Pranab Mukherjee
Chief Justice of Madhya Pradesh High Court
In office
24 November 2013 13 May 2016
Preceded by Sharad Arvind Bobde
Chief Justice of Himachal Pradesh High Court
In office
4 April 2013 23 November 2013
Judge of the Bombay High Court
In office
29 March 2000 3 April 2013
Personal details
Born (1957-07-30) 30 July 1957 (age 61)
Pune, Maharashtra
NationalityIndian
Alma mater K. C. Law College,
Mulund College of Commerce [1]

Ajay Manikrao Khanwilkar (born 30 July 1957) is a Justice of the Supreme Court of India and the former Chief Justice of Madhya Pradesh High Court.

Career

He was enrolled as Advocate on 10 February 1982. He practiced on Civil, Criminal and Constitutional sides before the Subordinate Courts, Tribunals and High Court of Judicature at Bombay on the Appellate side and Original side. He also practiced exclusively in the Supreme Court of India from July 1984. He was appointed as Additional Judge of the Bombay High Court on 29 March 2000 and confirmed as permanent Judge on 8 April 2002.

He was appointed as Chief Justice of the High court of Himachal Pradesh on 4 April 2013. [2] [3] Thereafter he was appointed as Chief Justice of Madhya Pradesh High Court on 24 November 2013. Elevated to Supreme Court on 13 May 2016.

References

  1. "Chief Justice & Judges". Supreme Court of India . Retrieved 2017-07-28.
  2. "Ajay Manikrao Khanwilkar,Chief Justice of H.P. High Court". HimSatta. Retrieved 8 January 2016.
  3. "HON'BLE THE CHIEF JUSTICE SHRI AJAY MANIKRAO KHANWILKAR, B.Com., LL.B." High Court of Madhya Pradesh. Retrieved 8 January 2016.