|Chief Justice of the Supreme Court|
|Prime Minister||Amir-Abbas Hoveyda|
|Succeeded by||Mohammad Beheshti|
|Born||June 4, 1921
|Died||November 15, 1993
Washington, D.C., United States
|Political party||New Iran Party (1964-1975)
Rastakhiz Party (1975-1979)
|Alma mater||University of Tehran (LL.B.)
Nasser Yeganeh (4 June 1921 – 15 November 1993) was an Iranian jurist, politician and statesman. He was previously Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, the head of the Iranian judiciary, brought in during Amir-Abbas Hoveyda's tenure.
Early life and education
Yeganeh was born in 1921, to an aristocratic family in Qazvin. His father, Mirza Ghaffar Khan Yeganeh (more commonly known as Salar Mansour), was the Hakim (Governor) of Qazvin. Yeganeh attended primary and secondary school in Qazvin before going to the University of Tehran where he received a Bachelor of Laws. He then went to France to pursue a PhD in Public Law from the Sorbonne. Following his graduation, Yeganeh traveled to the United States where he studied the American judicial system.
- Milani, Abbas (2000). The Persian Sphinx: Amir Abbas Hoveyda and the Riddle of the Iranian Revolution. p. 154. Retrieved 5 Sep 2016.
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