Hon’ble Mr. Justice A.I.S. Cheema, Member (Judicial)
Name : Justice Ashok Iqbal Singh Cheema
Father’s Name : Iqbal Singh Wadhawamal Cheema
Date of Birth : 21.09.1954
Educational Qualifications : B.A. LL.B.
Date of enrolment as Advocate : 14.09.1977
Practiced as Advocate at Akola, District Akola, Maharashtra State from 14.09.1977 till 30.11.1981. Appointed as Civil Judge, Junior Division & Judicial Magistrate, First Class in Maharashtra on 01.12.1981. Directly promoted as Additional District Judge on 13.11.1989. Became Judge of the City Civil & Sessions Court, Mumbai on 24.11.1999.
Worked as Special Officer in High Court of Bombay, at Goa from 25.10.1991 till 29.05.1994. Was Additional Registrar of High Court of Bombay, Mumbai from 01.09.1994 till 23.11.1999. Functioned as Principal District & Sessions Judge, Pune between 09.05.2007 to 09.02.2009 and then worked as Registrar General of High Court of Bombay from 10.02.2009 till 06.03.2010. Assisted in Maharashtra Judicial Academy at Uttan, becoming a reality. Assisted Hon’ble High Court on judicial side to boost infrastructure of subordinate judiciary in Maharashtra.
Functioned as Registrar, Supreme Court of India from 26.11.1999 till 02.04.2007 in almost all Departments of the Supreme Court. Functioned as Secretary General of Supreme Court from 12.05.2010 till 12.05.2013. Contributed in creation of E-Committee; National Courts Management Systems and assisted in drafting of Supreme Court Rules, 2013. Assisted Hon’ble Supreme Court on Judicial Side in All India Judges’ matter to boost infrastructure of subordinate judiciary in the country.
Elevated as Judge of the High Court of Bombay on 13.05.2013. Contributed on Civil, Criminal, Tax and Constitutional sides Single, in Division Bench and in Full Court.
Superannuated as Judge of High Court of Bombay on 21.09.2016.
Practiced as Advocate in Hon’ble Supreme Court of India after superannuation.
Appointed as Member Judicial in National Company Law Appellate Tribunal, at New Delhi on 11.09.2017.