Mohan Shantanagoudar

Mohan Mallikarjunagouda Shantanagoudar (born 5 May 1958) is Judge of Supreme court of India.[1] He is former Chief Justice of Kerala High Court.[2] He initially practiced at the Karnataka High Court as an advocate, later appointed as the Additional Judge in 2003, and elevated as a permanent judge of the Karnataka High Court on 29 September 2004.[3] He was appointed as the acting chief justice of the Kerala High Court on 1 August 2016.[4] He took the oath as Chief Justice of the Kerala High Court on 22 September 2016.[5][6]

Hon'ble Justice

Mohan M. Shantanagoudar
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Judge of Supreme Court of India
Assumed office
17 February 2017
Nominated byJagdish Singh Khehar
Appointed byPranab Mukherjee
Chief Justice of the Kerala High Court
In office
22 September 2016 – 17 February 2017
Nominated byT. S. Thakur
Appointed byPranab Mukherjee
Acting Chief Justice of the Kerala High Court
In office
1 August 2016 – 21 September 2016
Appointed byPranab Mukherjee
Judge of the Karnataka High Court
In office
24 September 2004 – 31 July 2016
Nominated byRamesh Chandra Lahoti
Appointed byA. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Personal details
Born (1958-05-05) 5 May 1958 (age 62)
Chikkerur, Hirekerur Taluk, Haveri District, Karnataka
Alma materUniversity Law college, Karnataka University, Dharwad

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ PTI (17 February 2017). "Supreme Court gets five more judges". The Hindu. Retrieved 28 December 2018.
  2. ^ "Justice Mohan Shantanagoudar will be the next Chief Justice of Kerala High Court". livelaw.in. Retrieved 9 May 2016.
  3. ^ "Mohan Shantanagoudar - Profile at Karnataka High Court". karnatakajudiciary.kar.nic.in. Retrieved 9 May 2016.
  4. ^ "High Court of Kerala - Judge info. - Justice Mohan Shantanagoudar". lawnn.com. Retrieved 25 August 2016.
  5. ^ Justice Mohan Shantanagoudar CJ of Kerala HC, Deccan Herald
  6. ^ Profile of Justice Mohan M. Shantanagoudar - High Court of Kerala