Famous Judges from India

List of notable or famous judges from India, with bios and photos, including the top judges born in India and even some popular judges who immigrated to India. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Indian judges then this list is the perfect resource for you. These judges are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known judge from India is included when available.

List people range from Mahadev Govind Ranade to Kashinath Trimbak Telang. Featuring Chief Justices and more, this list has it all. 

This historic judges from India list can help answer the questions "Who are some Indian judges of note?" and "Who are the most famous judges from India?" These prominent judges of India may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Indian judges.

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  • Aziz Mushabber Ahmadi

    Aziz Mushabber Ahmadi

    Age: 90
    • Birthplace: Surat, India
    Aziz Mushabber Ahmadi (A. M. Ahmadi) (born 25 March 1932) was the 26th Chief Justice of India. After serving as a judge in the Gujarat High Court, Ahmadi was appointed judge to the Supreme Court in ...more
  • Abhay Thipsay

    Abhay Thipsay

    Justice Abhay Mahadeo Thipsay is a Judge at the Bombay High Court. He decided the Best Bakery case in Mumbai.
  • Adarsh Sein Anand

    Adarsh Sein Anand

    Age: 86
    Adarsh Sein Anand (1 November 1936 – 1 December 2017) was the 29th Chief Justice of India, serving from 10 October 1998 to 31 October 2001.
  • Anna Chandy

    Anna Chandy

    Dec. at 91 (1905-1996)
    • Birthplace: Kingdom of Travancore, India
    Justice Anna Chandy (1905-1996), also known as Anna Chandi, was the first female judge in India. She was also the first woman in India to become a High Court judge. She became a judge in 1937 and in ...more
  • Anshuman Singh

    Anshuman Singh

    Age: 88
    • Birthplace: India
    Anshuman Singh is a former governor of Rajasthan. He was governor of the state from January 1999 to May 2003. Earlier he was governor of Gujarat state in 1998. Born in 1935 in Allahabad he ...more
  • Arijit Pasayat

    Arijit Pasayat

    Age: 79
    Justice Arijit Pasayat was a judge of the Supreme Court of India. He hails from Orissa, where he practised in matters relating to taxation and constitutional affairs before the Orissa High Court