Chief Justice, Orissa High Court

Hon'ble Mr. Justice Debabrata Dash

Hon'ble Shri Justice Debabrata Dash, son of late Harekrushna Dash and Bakulrani Dash. Born on 12th October, 1962 at Baripada.

Had schooling in MKC High School, Baripada and passed in 1st Division.

Graduated in Science with Physics (Hons.) in First Class from MPC College, Baripada in 1981.

Passed LL.B. from Utkal University having studied from Mayurbhanj Law College in 1984.

Enrolled as an advocate and joined practice at Baripada Bar under the able guidance of his late father Harekrushna Dash.

After 18 years of practice, joined OSJS (Sr. Branch) as then it was on 03.02.2003 and posted as 2nd Addl. District & Sessions Judge, Cuttack. He has also served as District & Sessions Judge, Dhenkanal-Angul, Legal Remembrancer and Principal Secretary, Law, Government of Odisha, District & Sessions Judge, Khurda at Bhubaneswar and District & Sessions Judge, Ganjam at Berhampur.

Elevated as Judge of the Orissa High Court on 29.11.2013.