Tassaduq Hussain Jillani Biography

We will be highlighting all about the Chief Justice of Supreme Court  of Pakistan Tassaduq Hussain Jillani biography. As we all know that Tassaduq Hussain Jillani is the newly appointed Chief Justice of Supreme Court of Pakistan. In addition, he is the former justice of Lahore High Court. He has taken the oath as the 21st Chief Justice of Pakistan as soon as the retirement of the Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry took place.

Chief Justice of Pakistan Tassaduq Hussain Jillani
Chief Justice of Pakistan Tassaduq Hussain Jillani


Tassaduq Hussain Jillani was born on 6th July 1949. He was born and brought up in the place of Multan. The name of his father was Muhammad Ramzan Shah Jillani and his mother name was Khalida Jillani In the siblings he has three brothers and one sister. Jillani has been even linked to the current ambassador to the United States Jalil Abbas Jilani and a former prime minister.


Tassaduq Hussain Jillani has all completed with his education in bachelor from Government Emerson College Multan and he has been obtained degree in M.A in Political Science from Forman Christian College.

He has even received the degree of graduate in Law from the University of the Punjab. Tassaduq Hussain Jillani has been even accounted with the ‘Honorary Doctorate in Humane Letters’ from Southern Virginia University in a special convocation in the year 2007. Apart from it he has even completed the course in Constitutional Law from the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies at the University of London. Realted More: Jalil Abbas Jilani Biography


He started off with the professional journey with the practice at District Courts, Multan in the year 1974. He was firstly appointed as the Advocate of the High Court in 1976.He was even elected General Secretary, District Bar Association, Multan in the year 1976 and in the year 1978 he was elected as the Member of the Punjab Bar Council.

Furthermore in his professional career he was appointed as Assistant Advocate General Punjab in July 1979.In the year 1988, he was promoted as Additional Advocate General Punjab. In the year 1993, he was undertaken with the post of being the Advocate General of Punjab. He was appointed as the Judge of Lahore High Court on August 7, 1994.

So this was the complete journey of Tassaduq Hussain Jillani until becoming the chief justice of Pakistan! Let’s see that whether he will be standing on the expectations of the people of Pakistan in bringing law or justice or not?

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