The Hon'ble Justice Manojit Mandal
Time Period:12-Feb-2019 to 26-Sep-2020
Born on September 27, 1958 in the family of legal luminaries, one of whom includes a former Judge of The Hon'ble Calcutta High Court. Obtained LL.B. Degree in the year 1982 from the University of Calcutta after obtaining degree of B.Com. Initially practised as an Advocate before joining the West Bengal Judicial Service on 16.01.1991. Posted as Munsif, Civil Judge (Junior Division), Judicial Magistrate, Sub-Divisional Judicial Magistrate and as Additional District and Sessions Judge in different parts of West Bengal. Also posted as the Metropolitan Magistrate and the Senior Municipal Magistrate of Calcutta (Kolkata). Worked as Joint Legal Remembrancer to the Government of West Bengal and also as Commissioner for Departmental Enquiries, West Bengal State Vigilance Commission, on deputation. Posted as the District and Sessions Judge of the undivided District of Darjeeling. Before retiring from WBJS, posted as Chief Judge, City Sessions Court, Calcutta. Worked as the President, District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum, Cooch-Behar, and then as Member, West Bengal Electricity Regulatory commission, before elevation to this Hon'ble Court. Appointed as an Additional Judge of the High Court at Calcutta on 12.02.2019. Appointed as Permanent Judge of the Calcutta High Court on 24.09.2020.