Judge Information

The Hon'ble Justice Prabudda Sankar Banerjee

Former Judge

Time Period:22-Jun-2006 to 10-Feb-2009

Born on February 1, 1947. After doing B.Sc., passed LL.B. Examination in the year 1970. Had also obtained Certificates of Diploma (Part I & Part II) in French Language. After being enrolled as an Advocate in January 1971, practised in the Hooghly District Court in Civil and Criminal matters for about 5½ years. Joined WBCS (Judicial) on July 1, 1976. Promoted to WBHJS in 1994 and was first posted as Additional District & Sessions Judge, Hooghly, on November 8, 1994. Thereafter worked as District & Sessions Judge, Birbhum, Howrah and 24-Parganas (South), as Judge, City Civil & Sessions Court, Calcutta, twice. Also worked as the Joint Secretary in the Land & Land Reforms Department of the Government of West Bengal. Joined as Director of West Bengal Judicial Academy on November 23, 2005. Was elevated to the Bench of the High Court at Calcutta as a permanent Judge on June 22, 2006.