Shri Justice Ajay Kumar Tripathi
Born on 12th November 1957, Justice Shri Ajay Kumar Tripathi graduated in Economics with Hons. from Shri Ram College of Commerce and studied Law from Campus Law Center, Delhi University. He started his practice in 1981 at Patna High Court in Service, Constitutional, Taxation, Excise and commercial litigations. He was the Standing Counsel for the Union of India and the Income Tax Department. He served as Additional Advocate General for the State of Bihar. On 9th October 2006, he was elevated as an Additional Judge of Patna High Court and became a Permanent Judge w.e.f. 21.11.2007. He Was Executive Chairman of Bihar State Legal Services Authority. Before taking over of this assignment, he was sitting Chief Justice of Chattisgarh High Court. He has been appointed as Hon'ble Judicial Member, Lokpal on 27th March 2019.