Guests of Honour


GUESTS OF HONOUR


sikri

Justice A.K.Sikri Born on 7th March 1954. Had excellent academic record. Stood third in the merit list in Higher Secondary from CBSE, Delhi. Did his B.Com(Hons.) from Shriram College of Commerce, Delhi University in the year 1974 and LL.B from Law Faculty, Delhi University in the year 1977. Awarded Gold Medal for attaining the first position in LL.B. Awarded special prize for getting highest marks in Constitutional Law I & II. Had distinction of securing Awarded Gold Medal for attaining the first position in LL.B. Awarded special prize for getting highest marks in Constitutional Law I & II. Had distinction of securing first position in all six semesters of LL.B and getting all possible prizes and medals of Delhi University for LL.B course. Did his LL.M from Delhi University and got first position in three years course.

Enrolled as an Advocate in July 1977 with Bar Council of Delhi and started practicing in Delhi. He has conducted cases of with specialization in Constitutional cases, Labour – Service Matters and Arbitration Matters. Was counsel for numerous Public Sector Undertakings, Educational Institutions, Banks & Financial Institutions and various Private Sector Corporations. He was also a part-time lecturer in Campus Law Centre, Delhi University (1984-89). He was the Vice-President, Delhi High Court Bar Association during 1994-95.He was a member of the Governing Body of various colleges from time to time. Designated as Senior Advocate by Delhi High Court on 30th September 1997.Was also the part-time lecturer in Campus Law Centre, Delhi University (1984-89). Was Vice-President, Delhi High Court Bar Association during 1994-95. Was the member of the Governing Body of various colleges from time to time. Designated as Senior Advocate by Delhi High Court on 30th September 1997.Appointed as Judge of High Court of Delhi w.e.f. 7th July 1999. As a Judge, dealt with all kinds of jurisdictions and given many landmark judgments. Has attended/ chaired various national and international seminars and workshops and presented a number of papers therein. Many articles are published in various magazines. Appointed as Judge of High Court of Delhi w.e.f. 7th July 1999. As a Judge, dealt with all kinds of jurisdictions and given many landmark judgments. Has attended/ chaired various national and international seminars and workshops and presented a number of papers therein. Many articles are published in various magazines.

Was also the part-time lecturer in Campus Law Centre, Delhi University (1984-89). Was Vice-President, Delhi High Court Bar Association during 1994-95. Was the member of the Governing Body of various colleges from time to time. Designated as Senior Advocate by Delhi High Court on 30th September 1997.Appointed as Judge of High Court of Delhi w.e.f. 7th July 1999. As a Judge, dealt with all kinds of jurisdictions and given many landmark judgments. Has attended/ chaired various national and international seminars and workshops and presented a number of papers therein. Many articles are published in various magazines. Appointed as Judge of High Court of Delhi w.e.f. 7th July 1999. As a Judge, dealt with all kinds of jurisdictions and given many landmark judgments. Has attended/ chaired various national and international seminars and workshops and presented a number of papers therein. Many articles are published in various magazines.



lokur

Justice Lokur Born on 31st December 1953.He studied at Modern School, New Delhi till 1968. He graduated in History (Hons.) from St. Stephen's College Delhi University in 1974. He obtained LL.B. degree from Faculty of Law, Delhi University in 1977.Enrolled as an Advocate on 28th July 1977. He practiced in the Supreme Court of India and the Delhi High Court. Qualified the examination and enrolled as an Advocate-on-Record in the Supreme Court in 1981. Has vast experience in Civil, Criminal, Constitutional, Revenue and Service laws. Appointed as the Editor, ILR (Delhi Series) in February 1983 and continued as such till elevation to the Delhi High Court. Central Government Standing Counsel from December 1990 to December 1996 during which period had handled all kinds of cases on behalf of the Central Government including criminal trials in respect of economic offences.

He was designated as Senior Advocate in February 1997. Appointed as Additional Solicitor General of India on 14th July 1998 and continued as such till appointed as an Additional Judge of Delhi High Court on 19th February 1999.  Appointed as Permanent Judge of that High Court on 5th July 1999. Functioned as the Acting Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court from 13th February 2010 to 21st  May 2010.Functioned as Chief Justice of Gauhati High Court from 24th June 2010 to 14th November 2011 and Chief Justice of High Court of Andhra Pradesh from 15th November 2011 to 3rd June 2012. He was appointed as Judge of the Supreme Court on 4th June 2012. His interest lies in judicial reforms, computerization of courts, judicial education, legal aid and services, juvenile justice and ADR. Member of the Mediation & Conciliation Project Committee of the Supreme Court of India since its inception in 2005. He is appointed as one Man Committee to suggest improvements in the working of the Homes and organization under the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection and Children) Act, 2000 and the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Rules,2007.

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