Current Bench

Hon'ble Mr. Justice Ch. Muhammad Ibrahim Zia

Chief Justice of Azad Jammu and Kashmir

Born in village Kote, District Muzaffarabad on 1st April, 1955. Secured primary education from local school. Passed Secondary School Examination from Government High School Chikar and got degree of L.L.B from University Law College Punjab in the year 1979.
Started legal practice as a Pleader in the year 1979. Enrolled as an Advocate of the High Court on 04-08-1982 and as an Advocate of the Supreme Court of Azad Jammu and Kashmir on 31-05-1984. Elected as Member of District Council in 1983. Elected as President and General Secretary of Central Bar Association Muzaffarabad. Also elected as President Supreme Court Bar Association. Appointed first Chief Prosecutor Ehtesab Bureau in September, 2000. Remained consecutively three times elected Member of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Bar Council and also elected as Voice Chairman AJK Bar Council in the year 2009. Appointed as Advocate General of Azad Jammu and Kashmir in December 2009 and remained so till April, 2010.
Elevated as Ad hoc Judge of the Supreme Court of Azad Jammu and Kashmir on 2nd April, 2010 and remained so till 15-12-2011. Permanently elevated as Judge of the Supreme Court on 16-12-2011.
His lordship took oath as Chief Justice of Azad Jammu & Kashmir on 25 February, 2017.

Hon'ble Mr. Justice Raja Saeed Akram Khan


Born on 10th March, 1962 at Lalamusa. His lordship’s forefathers migrated from occupied Jummu and Kashmir. After having Bachelor of Law from the University Law college Lahore. He joined the Chamber of Kh. Sultan Ahmed; Advocate.
Started practice as an Advocate on 25-10-1989, enrolled as an Advocate High Court on 11-11-1991 and as an Advocate Supreme Court of Pakistan on 19-06-2004. Elected as Member of Executive Committee Lahore High Court Bar Association in the year 1993-94 and remained part time lecturer in ALMEZAN Law College Rawalpindi. Work as Special Public Prosecutor for Government of Punjab and Counsel of Lahore Development Authority. Also remained as retainer Habib Bank Pvt. and State Counsel. His lordship also remained on the panel of the Counsel of O.G.D.C, Agriculture Development Bank in Pakistan International Airline (PIA). Appointed as Assistant Advocate General Punjab on 03-04-1995. Appointed as Special Prosecutor Anti Narcotics Force on 01-02-2010 and Additional Advocate General Punjab on 06-04-2010 (not joined as already assumed the office of the Chairman Ehtesab Bureau). Appointed as Chairman Ehtesab Bureau of Azad Jammu and Kashmir on 16-03-2010.
Elevated as judge Islamabad High Court on 15-02-2008 and confirmed as Judge Islamabad High Court on 15-02-2009 and as Judge Supreme Court of Azad Jammu and Kashmir on 16-12-2011.


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