Mohammad Jafar Montazeri

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Mohammad Jafar Montazeri
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Attorney-General of Iran
Assumed office
1 April 2016
Appointed by Sadeq Larijani
Preceded by Ebrahim Raeesi
Head of Special Clerical Court
Assumed office
Appointed by Sadeq Larijani
Personal details
Born 1949 (age 68–69)
Qom, Iran
Political party Combatant Clergy Association[1]
Alma mater Qom Seminary

Mohammad Jafar Montazeri (Persian: محمدجعفر منتظری‎; born 1949 in Qom) is an Iranian cleric and judge and the current Attorney-General of Iran since 1 April 2016.[2] He was previously head of Iran's Administrative Justice Court and Special Clerical Court.[3]


  1. ^ "عضو جدید جامعه روحانیت مبارز معارفه شدند". Islamic Republic News Agency (in Persian). 23 August 2016. Retrieved 13 September 2016.
  2. ^ حکم انتصاب حجت‌الاسلام منتظری به‌عنوان دادستان‌کل کشور صادر شد
  3. ^ انتصاب روسای جدید دیوان عدالت اداری