Umer Ata Bandial is the current Chief Justice of Pakistan. His retirement date is 16 September 2023. Previously he served as Justice in Lahore High Court. He was appointed by President Arif Alvi as Chief Justice on 13 January 2022. Read Chief Justice of Pakistani Umar Ata Bandial biography, age, wife, family, daughter, son, father, retirement date, and history.
Justice Umar Ata Bandial Biography
Justice Umar Ata Bandial was born on 17 September 1958 and his age is 64 years now.
Chief Justice Umar Ata Bandial has done graduation in Economics from Columbia University. He has done Law Tirpos degree from the University of Cambridge.
Umar Ata Bandial Family & Son
Fateh Khan Bandial was the father of Chief Justice of Pakistan Umar Ata Bandial. He served as Federal Secretary of Interior and Federal Interior Minister of Pakistan back in 1993.
Adil Umar Bandial is the son of Chief Justice of Pakistan Umar Ata Bandial. Zara Salman is the daughter-in-law of Justice Umar Ata Bandial. She is the daughter of Bridager Salman Bashir.
Justice Umar Ata Bandial Wife
Chief Justice Umar Ata Bandial Wife has never appeared publically with him. They are blessed with a daughter and a son.
Daughter and Son in Law
Sahar Bandial is the daughter of Chief Justice of Pakistan Umar Ata Bandial. She has served in PEMRA. But she resigned in mid-2022 due to criticism by his father’s opponents.
Ahmed Pervaiz Malik is the son-in-law of Justice Umar Ata Bandia and the husband of Sahar Bandial. He is a Barrister and has also worked as Anchor Person. His father and mother were members of the PML-N party.
Justice Umar Ata Bandial Mother in Law Controversy
Mahjabeen Noon is the mother in law of Chief Justice of Pakistan Umar Ata Bandial. Her alleged audio call leaked on social media. It was claimed that she was talking to the wife of PTI Imran Khan’s lawyer Khawaja Tariq Rahim, and Rafia Tariq about the decision of Justice Umar Ata Bandial regarding the Punjab election case.
Justice Umar Ata Bandial started his career as Lawyer back in 1983 at Lahore High Court. He has also taught Law at the Punjab University Law College. He was then appointed as Judge in Lahore High Court. In 2014, he was appointed as a Judge in the Supreme Court of Pakistani. He became Chief Justice of Pakistan in 2022.