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Qualification  M.A. from Vikram University, Ujjain.
L.L.M. from Campus Law Centre, Delhi University
Date of Birth  1st October, 1957
Present Assignment Member,Securities Appellate Tribunal Mumbai
(Equivalent to Secretary to Govt. of India)
since 20th February, 2013

Experience :

Enrolled with the Bar Council and worked in the Hon'ble High Court of Delhi. Continued for about three years with seniors, namely, Shri Amarjit Singh Chandhiok, Sr. Advocate and Shri Lalit Bhasin, Advocate, Head of Bhasin & Co. Advocates. Briefed seniors and also handled many cases in Delhi High Court and Supreme Court. Also got opportunity to conduct matters in the District Courts and Central Administrative Tribunal.

Remained Secretary, Vice President and President of C.A.T. Bar association, Principal Bench, New Delhi between 1989 and 1994. Also elected as Executive Member of the Supreme Court Bar Association in 2006.

Started independent working as partnership firm, namely- M/s. Stephen Jog & Co. with Ms. Susha Stephen (1108, Prakashdeep Building, Tolstoy Marg, New Delhi). Remained on panels as Additional Standing Counsel/Sr. Standing Counsel of many organizations, including Delhi Government, Central Government, Central Silk Board, Forest Research Institution, Indian Council of Historical Research (ICHR), Government Federation & Association like TRIFED AND FISHCOFED (Fishermen Co-operative Federation) in Delhi High Court and Supreme Court.

Also remained Legal Adviser to the National Commission for Schedule Castes/Schedule Tribes (under Article 338 of the Constitution) in New Delhi. During the period, got opportunity to acquaint myself with various aspects of reservation for socially underprivileged; including constitutional law and other associated statutory provisions.

Elevated as Member (Judicial), Central Administrative Tribunal, Bombay Bench on 7.12.2006.

After completion of five years tenure on December 6, 2011, selected and granted second term of five years in Central Administrative Tribunal with effect from December 30, 2011.

Selected as Member of Securities Appellate Tribunal by order dated February 7, 2013 and accordingly joined on February 20, 2013 after relinquishing the charge of Member, Central Administrative Tribunal, Principal Bench, New Delhi on February 19, 2013 pursuant to Presidential orders.