Calcutta High Court

Hon'ble Justice Siddhartha Chattopadhyay

  • Born on February 8, 1956

  • Passed B. Com (Hons) from Goenka College of Commerce & Business Administration

  • Obtained L.L.B Degree from the University of Calcutta in the year 1984.

  • Passed L.L.M.

  • Passed West Bengal Civil Service (Judicial) Examination in 1985 (PSC batch) and ranked third position

  • Held the posts of Munsif, Judicial Magistrate, Assistant Legal Advisor (Calcutta Port Trust), Civil Judge (Sr. Divn.), S.D.J.M., Law Officer (Drug Control), Addl. District Judge, Joint Secretary (Law), under Health and Family Welfare Department, Govt. of West Bengal

  • Also held the post of Registrar, Circuit Bench of High Court at Portblair

  • Held the post of District Judge, Malda & Director, West Bengal Judicial Academy

  • Posted at the Registry of this Court as Registrar (Vigilance & Protocol)

  • Posted as Legal Remembrancer, Govt. of West Bengal

  • Elevated as Additional Judge, High Court at Calcutta on 30.03.2015

  • Appointed as Permanent Judge of the Calcutta High Court on 06.10.2016.