Born on July 30, 1957. Enrolled as an Advocate on February 10, 1982. Practised on Civil, Criminal and Constitutional sides before the Subordinate Courts, Tribunals and High Court of Judicature at Bombay on the Appellate side and Original side. Practised exclusively in the Supreme Court of India from July 1984. Appointed as Additional Judge of the Bombay High Court on March 29, 2000 and confirmed as permanent Judge on April 8, 2002. Appointed as Chief Justice of the High Court of Himachal Pradesh on April 4, 2013. Appointed as Chief Justice of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on November 24, 2013.
Elevated to the Supreme Court of India on May 13, 2016.