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Who is the Current (2023) Chief justice of Pakistan?
A. Justice Qazi Faez Isa B. Justice Gulzar Ahmed C. Justice Asif Saeed Khan Khosa D. Justice Umar Ata Bandial
The Current Chief justice of Pakistan
The Current Chief justice of Pakistan is Justice Qazi Faez Isa.
Justice Qazi Faez Isa has been appointed the new Chief Justice of Pakistan with effect from September 17, 2023. He took oath as the 29th Chief Justice of Pakistan at a ceremony at Aiwan-i-Sadr Justice. President Arif Alvi administered oath to Qazi Faez Isa. His first act as the CJP was to form a full court to hear challenges to the law clipping the top judge’s powers.
Who is Justice Qazi Faez Isa?
Justice Qazi Faez Isa is the 29th Chief Justice of Pakistan since September 17, 2023. He served as the Chief Justice of the Balochistan High Court from 2009 to 2014 and became a Supreme Court justice in 2014. Born on October 26, 1959, in Quetta, his family has a rich activism and public service history. His term as Chief Justice is set to continue until October 25, 2024, after which Ijazul Ahsan will succeed him based on seniority. Justice Isa’s family has a diverse heritage, with roots in Hazara, Baluchistan, and Karachi. His father, Qazi Muhammad Isa, was a prominent figure in the Pakistan Movement, serving as the president of the All-India Muslim League’s Balochistan chapter and representing Balochistan in the 1940 Lahore Resolution. Education-wise, Justice Isa completed his primary and secondary education in Quetta, pursued “O” and “A” levels at Karachi Grammar School, and obtained a B.A. (Honours) in Law in London. He also passed the Bar professional examination at the Inns of Court School of Law, London, and was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 1982.
Who was the first chief justice of Pakistan?
The first chief justice was Sir Abdul Rashid. No. Chief Justice From To 01. Mr. Justice Sir Abdur Rashid 07–06–1949 29–06–1954 02. Mr. Justice Muhammad Munir 29–06–1954 02–05–1960 03. Mr. Justice Muhammad Shahabuddin 03–05–1960 12–05–1960 04. Mr. Justice A. R. Cornelius 13–05–1960 02–02–1968 05. Mr. Justice Dr. S. A. Rahman 01–03–1968 03–06–1968
Latest and Current Chief Justice of Pakistan list
Here, you will get all the names and dates of 5 latest and current Chief Justices of Pakistan. No. Chief Justice From To 24. Mr. Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali 10–09–2015 30–12–2016 25. Mr. Justice Mian Saqib Nisar 31–12–2016 17–01–2019 26. Mr. Justice Asif Saeed Khan Khosa 18–01–2019 20–12–2019 27. Mr. Justice Gulzar Ahmad 21–12–2019 01–02–2022 28. Mr. Justice Umar Ata Bandial 02–02–2022 17–09–2023 28. Mr. Justice Qazi Faez Isa
Next Chief Justice of Pakistan
Here, you will get the Next Chief Justices of Pakistan.
The next Chief Justice of Pakistan is Mr. Justice Ijazul Ahsan. According to the seniority list, Isa became the 29th Chief Justice of Pakistan on 17 September 2023. According to the seniority list, Ahsan will become the 30th Chief Justice of Pakistan on 27 October 2024. No. Chief Justice From To 29 Mr. Justice Qazi Faez Isa 17 September 2023 25 October 2024 30 Mr. Justice Ijazul Ahsan 26 October 2024 4 August 2025 31 Mr. Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah 5 August 2025 27 November 2027 32 Mr. Justice Munib Akhtar 28 November 2027 13 December 2028 33 Mr. Justice Yahya Afridi 14 December 2028 22 January 2030