Hon'ble Mr. Justice Kurian Joseph

Enlarge Current Status:-   Judge- Supreme Court

City:-   Delhi

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  • Educated at St. Joseph's U.P. School, Chengal, Kalady, St. Sebastin's High School, Kanjoor, Bharatha Matha College, Thrikkakara, Sree Sankara College, Kalady and the Kerala Law Academy Law College, Thiruvanathapuram.
  • Began legal practice in 1979.
  • Was member of the Academic Council, Kerala University (1977-78), was General Secretary Kerala University Union (1978), was Senate member of Cochin University (1983-85).
  • Served as Government Pleader (1987) and as Additional Advocate General (1994-96). Designated as Senior Advocate in 1996.
  • Was member of Board of Studies, Indian Legal Thought of Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam (1996).
  • Judge, High Court of Kerala since 12th July, 2010.
  • Served as President, Kerala Judicial Academy (2006-08). Chairman of Lakshadweep Legal Services Authority (2008), Chairman of Kerala High Court Legal Services Committee (2006-09).
  • Executive Chairman Kerala State Legal Services Authority  (2009-10), Chairman Indian Law Institute Kerala Branch, Executive Member of NUALS (National University of Advanced Legal Studies).
  • Served twice as Acting Chief Justice of the High Court of Kerala.
  • Chief Justice of the High Court of Himachal Pradesh since 8th February, 2010. 
  • Elevated as Judge of the Supreme Court on 8th March, 2013.

            Due to retire on 29th November, 2018.