Honourable Justice

Justice Mrs. Ashraf Jahan

Justice Mrs. Ashraf Jahan

Name:
Mrs. Ashraf Jahan
Date of Birth:
9th February 1957
QUALIFICATION:
1983 LLB
Jinnah Law College, Hyderabad, Pakistan
1978 B.S.W. (Hons.)(First Class, 1st position)
University of Sindh Jamshoro, Pakistan
1974 Intermediate(First Division)
Khatoon-e-Pakistan College, Karachi, Pakistan
1972 Matriculation (with distinction)
Cantt. Board School, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
SERVICE HISTORY:
31.10.2017 Resumed charge as Judge, Sindh High Court after repatriation to Sindh High Court
01.11.2015 Transferred as Judge, Federal Shariat Court of Pakistan.
01.11.2014 Repatriated to Sindh High Court as Judge, Sindh High Court
30.12.2013 Transferred to the Federal Shariat Court of Pakistan as first lady Judge of Federal Shariat Court.
31.08.2013 Elevated as Additional Judge of the High Court of Sindh, Pakistan
07.04.2013 Posted as Director Instructions at the Federal Judicial Academy,
Islamabad, Pakistan
18.07.2012 Posted as District & Sessions Judge of Karachi, District East.
07.06.2009 Appointed as Chairperson of the Environmental Protection Tribunal, Sindh at Karachi (for a period of three years)
20.06.2006 Appointed as Member Judicial of the Customs, Excise and Sales Tax Appellate Tribunal, Karachi
25.04.2003 Promoted as District & Sessions Judge
06.07.2000 Appointed as Additional Secretary Law, Government of Sindh
09.02.2000 Posted as Deputy Secretary Law, Government of Sindh
1996 Promoted as Additional District & Sessions Judge
1992 Promoted as Senior Civil Judge
12.05.1987 Joined Judicial Service as Civil Judge and First Class Magistrate
COURSES/CONFERENCES ATTENDED:
2018 All Pakistan Women Judges Conference in Islamabad, Pakistan Symposium on "Water Security" in Islamabad, Pakistan
2017 Women Judges Conference in Lahore, Pakistan
2016 International Association of Women Judges Conference on "Women Judges and the rule of Law, Assessing the past, anticipating the future" in Washington D.C., USA
Visited Turkey to study and evaluate their judicial system
2015 South Asia Judicial Round Table on Environmental Justice in Kathmundu, Nepal
2014 International Association of Women Judges Conference on "Protecting and advancing meaningful access to justice" in San Diego, California, USA
2013 National Judicial Conference at Islamabad, Pakistan
2013 National Judicial Conference at Islamabad, Pakistan
Conference on Environmental Justice, organized by ADB at Manila, Philippiness
2012 National Judicial Conference at Islamabad, Pakistan
Conference on Environmental Justice, held at Bhurban, Pakistan
Federal Judicial Academy, Islamabad, Pakistan
2010 National Judicial Conference at Islamabad, Pakistan
Conference on Environmental Justice, organized by ADB at Manila, Philippines
2004 Conference on Environmental Justice, held at Khatmandu, Nepal
1992 Federal Judicial Academy, Islamabad, Pakistan
1988 Federal Judicial Academy, Islamabad, Pakistan

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