Ministry of Law and Justice

Four Additional Judges elevated as Judges in Karnataka High Court

Posted On: 22 FEB 2021 7:33PM by PIB Delhi

The President of India,in exercise of the power conferred by clause (l) of Article 217 of the Constitution of India, appointed S/Shri Justices Singapuram Raghavachar FGishna Kumar, Ashok Subhash chandra Kinagi, Suraj Govindaraj and Sachin Shankar Magadum, Additional Judges of the Karnataka High Court, as the Judges of the Karnataka High Court with effect from the date they assume charge of their respective offices.A notification in this regard has been issued today by Department of Justice, Ministry of Law & Justice, Government of India.

Shri Justice Singapuram Raghavachar Krishna Kumar, B.A.L., LL.B, was enrolled as Advocate on 29.08.1992. Since then he has practiced in Karnataka High Court and Subordinate Courts at Bangalore in civil, constitutional, matrimonial, company, consumer disputes and arbitration matters. He was appointed as an Additional Judge of the Karnataka High Court for a period of two years with effect from 23 rdSeptember, 2019. His term as an Additional Judge will expire on 22.09,2021.

Shri Justice Ashok Subhash chandra Kinagi, B.Sc., LL.B., was enrolled as Advocate on 02.06.1995. He practiced in Karnataka High Court in civil, labour, service and constitutional matters. He was appointed as Central Government Standing Counsel during 2008 2012. He also worked as part time Lecturer in a Law College from July 1997 to March 2006. He was appointed as an Additional Judge of the Karnataka High Court for a period of two years with effect from 23rd September, 2019. His term as an Additional Judge will expire on 22.09.2021.

Shri Justice Govindaraj Suraj, B.A., LL.B., was enrolled as Advocate on 23.06.1995. He practiced in civil, constitutional, company and arbitration matters in Karnataka High Court, various High Courts, Tribunals and Supreme Court and before various Tribunals. He was appointed as an Additional Judge of the Karnataka High Court for a period of two years with effect from 23 rdSeptember, 2019. His term as an Additional Judge will expire on 22.09.2021.

Shri Justice Sachin Shankar Magadum, B.Sc., LL.B., has practiced in Karnataka High Court at Bangalore and at Dharwad Bench in civil, criminal, constitutional, service and matrimonial matters. He was appointed as an Additional Judge of the Karnataka High Court for a period of two years with effect from 23 rdSeptember, 2019. His term as an Additional Judge will expire on 22.09.2021.

 

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