Htun Htun Oo (chief justice)

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Htun Htun Oo
ထွန်းထွန်းဦး
Chief Justice of Myanmar
Assumed office
30 March 2011
Appointed byThein Sein
Deputy Chief Justice of Myanmar
In office
2007–2011
Personal details
Born (1956-07-28) 28 July 1956 (age 62)
Burma
NationalityBurmese
Spouse(s)Aye Aye Thein
EducationB.A. (Law), LL.B (1979) (Rangoon University)
OccupationLawyer
Military service
AllegianceMyanmar
Service/branchMyanmar Army
CommandsSouthwest Command (1981-1989)
Major, Military Advocate General Office (1990-1994)

Htun Htun Oo (Burmese: ထွန်းထွန်းဦး; also spelt Tun Tun Oo) is the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Myanmar (Burma). he was nominated by President Thein Sein to the post in February 2011.[1] He previously served as Captain in the Southwestern Regional Command of the Myanmar Army from 1981 to 1989, and held the posts of Military Advocate General (1990-1994) and Deputy Chief Justice (2007-2011).[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Shwe Yinn Mar Oo (21 February 2011). "Chief justice named, attorney general nominated". Myanmar Times. Archived from the original on 17 September 2011. Retrieved 13 April 2012.
  2. ^ "Alternative Asean Network on Burma". Retrieved 13 April 2012.