Friday December 04, 2020
Jaishree Thakur
Name : Hon'ble Ms. Justice Jaishree Thakur
Date Of Birth : 24.07.1961
Educational Qualification : B.A., LL.B., LL.M.
Date of Enrolment : 19.07.1986
Date of Elevation : 25.09.2014
Judge, Rajasthan High Court : 05.01.2015
Date of Transfer : 05.10.2016 (P&H High Court)
Prof. Area of Specialization : Civil, Company, Services and Rent Law matters

Was born on the 24h of July 1961 at Chandigarh. Her father was a Professor having taught both English Literature and Persian. Did her schooling from Sacred Heart School at Chandigarh and did her graduation from Government College for Women Chandigarh with History(Hons.) in 1st Division in the year 1981. Thereafter, did her Law from Punjab University, Chandigarh, in the year 1984 and LL.M. (Specialization in Company Law) in 1986 with 1st Division. Was enrolled as an Advocate in the year 1986 with Bar Council of Punjab & Haryana and started practice in the Punjab & Haryana High Court at Chandigarh. Was appointed as Deputy Advocate General Punjab in March 1992 and remained in office till November 1992. Had taught as Part Time Lecturer in the Law Department Punjab University for six years. Also remained as Additional Senior Standing Counsel for Chandigarh Administration. In her private practice, dealt mainly with civil and corporate matters. Has been a reporter with the Indian Law Reporter for a number of years and was appointed as Editor in 2013 and remained as such till her elevation. Has been awarded college colors for sports. Apart from sports was also involved in Theater both during college and after. Was elevated as Judge of the Punjab & Haryana High Court on September 25th 2014. Was transferred to Rajasthan High Court and assumed the charge on 5.1.2015.