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RT. HONORABLE MRS. SUSHILA KARKI (SUBEDI)
CHIEF JUSTICE
SUPREME COURT OF NEPAL
 

 


A.  GENERAL INFORMATION
1.  Date of Birth: 7th June, 1952 (25th Jestha 2009 B.S)
2.  Birth Place: Shankarpur Ward No.3 Biratnagar
3. Gender: Female
4. Marital Status: Married
5. Nationality: Nepali
6. Permanent Address: Madhumara Ward no. 11(Hamro Chowk), Biratnagar,
                                                 Morang District, Koshi Zone, Nepal
7. Current Residence: Dhapasi - 5, Kathmandu, Nepal


B.  ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION


Degree

University/Board

Year of Completion (A.D.)

Bachelor in Arts (Mahendra Morang College Biratnagar

Tribhuvan University, Nepal

1972

Post Graduate
(Political Science)

Banaras Hindu University, India

1975

Bachelor in Law

Tribhuvan University, Nepal

1978 

C. PROFESSIONAL CAREER

 

S. No.

 

Designation

 

Organization/Institution

 

Tenure Period

1.

Chief Justice

Supreme Court Of Nepal

11th July 2016 - Present

2.

Acting Chief Justice

Supreme Court Of Nepal

13th April 2016 - 10th July 2016

3.

  Justice (Permanent)

Supreme Court of Nepal

   18th  Nov. 2010 – 12th April 2016    
(2067/8/2)

4.

  Justice (Ad-hoc)

Supreme Court of Nepal

   22nd January 2009 A.D.  
(2065/10/09) B.S.

5.

  Senior Advocate

Nepal Bar Association

   20th December 2004 A.D         
(5th Poush 2061B.S.).

6.

Advocate

Nepal Bar Association

   29th March 1979 A.D              
(16th Chaitra 2035 B.S.).

7.

  Bar President

Appeal Court Bar Biratnagar

   2059 -2061

8.

  Bar President

Zonal Court

   2045-2047

9.

  Assistant Teacher

Mahendra Multiple Campus, Dharan

   2043-2046

D. OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Chairperson: Judicial Council (Current),
  • Chairperson: Judicial Service Commission (Current)
  • Chairperson: IT Committee, Supreme Court (Current)
  • Chairperson: Case Management Committee (Current)
  • Chairperson: Access to Justice Commission (Current)
  • Chairperson: Bench BAR Coordination Committee (Current)
  • Chairperson: National Judicial Academy (Current)
  • Member:  Constitutional Bench (Current)
  • Convener: Committee formed for Research Monitoring under Access to Justice   Commission              
  • Convener: Steering Committee (JICA) (Current)
  • Advisor: GESI Advisory Group NJA (Current)
  • Coordinator: Access to Justice of Women in Nepali Judiciary (NJA)
  • Convener: Working Group for Civil Case Management (Current)
  • Member of International GLOW Program, 2012 A.D.-Present
  • Member of International Association of Women Judges, 2010 A.D.-Present
  • Member of Judges Society, Nepal, 2009 A.D.-Present
  • Member: Constitution Drafting Committee of Interim Constitution, 2007
  • Member of Nepal Red Cross Society, 1990 A.D.
  • Member of Amnesty International Nepal, 1987 A.D.
  • Member of Human Right Organization, 1983 A.D.

E. TRAININGS

  • Protection of Human Rights  through Writ Jurisdiction,  Judges Society Nepal, 26-28 February, 2014
  • Regional Conference of Judges, National Judicial Academy, 22-24 September 2013
  • Basic Training Course for Mediators, Access to Justice Project, 18-24 July 2011
  • Progress Analysis and Interaction Program on Mediation, Supreme Court of Nepal, 8-9 July 2011
  • Conference of Women Judges and Gender Equality, Access  to Justice Project, 6-7 June 2010
  • Assembly of Women Law Practitioners, Nepal Bar Association, 25-26 September 2010
  • Judicial Prison Inspection, Conflict Mitigation Program, 30 May 2009
  • Women in Legal Field, Nepal Bar Association, 7-8 February 2009

F.  INTERNATIONAL PARTICIPATION

  • Participated in the International Biennial Conference of the IAWJ, Netherland Hague, 20-23 November 2014
  • Participated in the 12th International Biennial Conference of the IAWJ, Tanzania, Arusha, 3-11 May 2014
  • Observation tour on use of Information Technology in Chinese Judiciary, China, 6-15 April, 2014
  • Participation in the South Asia Regional Meeting, New Delhi, 20-24 October 2013
  • Judicial Dialogue on HIV, Human Right, Bangkok, 2-4 June 2013
  • Seminar on Case Management, Tokyo, 16-29 September 2012
  • Second Annual Women of Justice Conference Gender Based Violence and Justice in South Asia, India, 22-23 October 2011
  • Participation in 10th International Association of Women Judges, Seoul, 11-15 May 2010
  • Participated in U.N. Assembly, (2001)
  • Participated on Vital Voice Global Partnership as a  Faculty Member, (2014)

G.  AWARDS (Awarded on Different Dates)

  • Mahendra Bikram Smarak Trust (Essay on Human Rights, 1985 A.D.)
  • Sambhav Kanoon Puraskar, (2004 A.D.)

H.   PUBLICATION

  • Author of Gender Equality (Book in Nepali, 2011)

I.  LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY 
                                   

  • Nepali (Spoken and Writing)
  • English (Spoken and Writing)
  • Hindi (Spoken and Writing)

J.  COUNTRIES VISITED
USA,  United Kingdom, Sri Lanka, India, Japan, China, Tanzania, Netherland etc.


K.  POSTAL ADDRESS/CONTACTS
Secretariat of the Chief Justice
Supreme Court of Nepal
P.O. Box. 20438
Email: karkishusila@gmail.com(Personal)