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Hon'ble Judges

Hon'ble Thiru. Justice M. Venugopal

Hon'ble Thiru. Justice M. Venugopal

Justice M.Venugopal
Date of birth
Native District
School Education
M.C.T.Muthiah Chettiar High School,
Purasawalkam, Chennai-84.
College Education
(i) Pre-University Course: Kandasamy Naidu College for Men,     Chennai-102.

(ii) B.A.(English Litt.): Pachaiyappa`s College, Chetpet,Chennai-30.

(iii) BL & ML: Madras Law College, Chennai-104
Academic Qualification
B.A. (English Litt),M.L., (Crime and Torts)
Date of Enrolment
Places of practice before entry into service
(i) City Civil Court, Chennai

(ii) Court of Small Causes, Chennai.

(iii) High Court, Madras.

(iv) Company Law Board, New Delhi.
Name of Senior
Late Thiru.B.Lakshminarayana Reddy, Advocate, Chennai.
Date of Entry into service
15.02.1989(Directly recruited as Sub-Judge)
Places functioned with Date
(i)  Sub-Judge, Ariyalur from 15.02.1989 to 31.05.1992

(ii)  Sub-Judge, Tirupattur, North Arcot District From 04.06.1992 to      31.05.1995

(iii) Sub-Judge, Kumbakonam from June 1995 to May 1997 Date of      Entry into the cadre of District Judge : 05.06.1997

(iv)  Presiding Officer, Labour Court, Madurai from June 1997 to May      1998

(v)  Addl. District Judge-cum-Chief Judicial Magistrate, Sivagangai.      From June 1998 to April 2000

(vi) Principal District Judge, Srivilliputtur, Virudhunagar District      (Kamarajar District) From 03.05.2000 AN to 26.03.2003 AN

(vii) Registrar (Judicial), High Court, Madras From 27.03.2003 to      03.08.2006

(viii) Presiding Officer, Industrial Tribunal, Chennai, From 23.08.2006      to 06.11.2007
Present Position
Elevated as an Additional Judge of the Madras High Court on 12.11.2007