Was born on 6 September, 1963 into a family of lawyers, both father and
paternal grandfather being barristers and senior Advocates of the
Calcutta High Court and maternal grandfather being a senior lawyer of
the Kanpur District Court.
Was educated throughout in St. Xaviers School and College, Calcutta.
Obtained L.L.B. Degree of the University of Calcutta and L.L.B. Degree
of the University of London through external examination.
Was enrolled as an Advocate on 2nd July, 1990 and practised in Calcutta
High Court. Had civil practice with more
work in revenue and arbitration matters. Was at the date of elevation to
the Bench a Senior Panel Counsel of the Government of India and Damodar
Valley Corporation. Taught temporarily at NUJS, Kolkata in 2005.
Was a member of I.L.R. Committee of the High Court and a member of
General Committee of the Bar Library Club.
Was elevated to the bench of Calcutta High Court as a Permanent Judge on
18 May, 2009.