Irshad Hasan Khan

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Irshad Hasan Khan
ارشاد حسن خان
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16th Chief Justice of Pakistan
In office
26 January 2000 – 6 January 2002
Appointed by Muhammad Rafiq Tarar
Preceded by Saeeduzzaman Siddiqui
Succeeded by Bashir Jehangiri
Personal details
Born (1937-01-07) 7 January 1937 (age 80)
Lahore, British Raj
(now Pakistan)
Alma mater University of the Punjab

Justice Irshad Hasan Khan (Urdu : ارشاد حسن خان) (born 7 January 1937) was Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Pakistan from 26 January 2000 to 6 January 2002.

He is a law graduate from the University of Punjab. Khan enrolled as a pleader in 1959, and as an advocate, High Court of West Pakistan in 1961. He worked on the Supreme Court of Pakistan in 1966, and signed the rolls of Senior Advocate to the Supreme Court in 1979. He was a visiting professor at Himayat-e-Islam Law College from 1975 to 1979. He served as Deputy Attorney General for Pakistan from 1979 to 1981. After his retirement from the Supreme Court on 6 January 2002, he was appointed Chief Election Commissioner.[1]


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Legal offices
Preceded by
Saeeduzzaman Siddiqui
Chief Justice of Pakistan
Succeeded by
Bashir Jehangiri