Dinesh Maheshwari

Dinesh Maheshwari

Sitting Judge of the Supreme Court of India

Assumed Office18th Jan, 2019

Retired On15th May, 2023


Chief Justice of the Karnataka High CourtFebruary 12th 2018

Chief Justice of the Meghalaya High CourtFebruary 24th 2016

Judge of the Allahabad High CourtJuly 19th 2014

Judge of the Rajasthan High CourtSeptember 2nd 2004

Advocate, Rajasthan High CourtMarch 18th 1981- September 2nd 2004

Age: 63

Tracked Cases: 3


Bachelors in Science (Hons.)Maharaja's College, Rajasthan University, Jaipur

L.L.B.Jodhpur University


Justice Maheshwari graduated in Law from Jodhpur University in 1980. He enrolled as an Advocate on  March 8th 1981. As an Advocate, he practised mainly on Civil & Constitutional sides.


Maheshwari J was first appointed as a Judge of Rajasthan High Court on September 2nd, 2004. He was subsequently transferred to Allahabad High Court and took oath on July 19th, 2014.


Maheshwari J was appointed as the Chief Justice of the High Court of Meghalaya on the February  24th2016. Prior to his elevation to the Supreme Court, Maheshwari J was serving as the Chief Justice of the High Court of Karnataka since February 12th, 2018. His tenure as a Judge of the Supreme Court will continue till May 15th, 2023.