Justice A.P. Misra
Ajay Prakash Misra, born on September 1, 1936 at Azamgarh U.P. son of Late Pt. K.L. Misra, Former Advocate General of UP for more than 17 years. Educated at Government Inter College, Allahabad; Ewing Christian College, University of Allahabad. Degrees of B.Sc. and LL.B. from University of Allahabad. Enrolled as Advocate in Allahabad High Court in October, 1960. Practised in Civil and Tax sides in Allahabad High Court. Had been Standing Counsel for U.P. Government, Central Government and number of Statutory Bodies including Local Bodies. Appointed permanent Judge, Allahabad High Court on May 24, 1984. Appointed Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court on June 25, 1997. Appointed Judge of the Supreme Court of India on December 4, 1997. Retired on 31st August, 2001.