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Right Honorable Mr. CHOLENDRA SHUMSHER JBR
Chief Justice
Supreme Court of Nepal
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A.  GENERAL INFORMATION

1.  Date of Birth: : December 13, 1957
2.  Birth Place: Kathmandu Ward no. 32, Kalikasthan
3. Gender: Male
4. Marital Status: Married
5. Nationality: Nepali
6. Permanent Address: Kathmandu Metropolitan City-04, Shukedhara Gauri Ganesh Marg.


B.  ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION


Degree

University/Board

Year of Completion (A.D)

Diploma in Law (D.L)

Nepal Law Campus, Tribhuvan University, Nepal

1978

C. LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY

  • Nepali (Spoken and Writing)
  • English (Spoken and Writing
  • Hindi (Communicative)
  • D. PROFESSIONAL CAREER

    i.   Judicial Service

     

    S. No.

     

    Designation

     

    Organization/Institution

     

    Date of Appointment

    1.

    Chief Justice

    Supreme Court Of Nepal

    January 02, 2019 - Present

    2.

    Justice

    Supreme Court Of Nepal

    May 27, 2014

    3.

    Acting Chief Judge

    Appellate Court Butwal

    April 15, 2013

    4.

    Judge

    Appellate Court Butwal

     March 20, 2013

    5.

    Judge

    Appellate Court Rajbiraj

     August 08, 2011

    6.

    Judge

    Appellate Court Pokhara

    February 26, 2009

    7.

    Judge

    Appellate Court Dipayal

    September 23, 2008

    8.

    Member

    Special Court

    January 26, 2006

    9.

    Judge

    Appellate Court Surkhet

    April 12, 2005

    10.

    Additional Judge

    Appellate Court Surkhet

    February 05, 2003

    11.

    Additional Judge

    Appellate Court Biratnagar

    April 19, 2001

    12.

    Additional Judge

    Appellate Court Hetauda

    June 30, 1997

    13.

    Additional Judge

    Appellate Court Janakpur

    April 15, 1996

    ii.  Legal Practice

    • Advocate - November 22, 1979 – April 10, 1996.

    E. INTERNATIONAL PARTICIPATION

    • 29th LAWASIA Conference and Meeting of Chief Justices, Sri Lanka, 2016.
    • Observation Visit of Legal System of Thailand, 2016.
    • Seminar on Case Management and Mediation, Japan, 2015.
    • Conference on Judicial Development for High Level Officials of Nepal, Korea, 2013.