HON’BLE SRI JUSTICE DR.GURUGUBELLI YETHIRAJULU (2009-2014)
Hon’ble Sri Justice Dr.Gurugubelli Yethirajulu was born on 1.7.1947 at Fareedpeta Village,
Etcherla Mandal, Srikakulam District of Andhra Pradesh, India. He had High School
education at Kinthali Village. Obtained B.Sc degree from Government Arts College,
Srikakulam. A Gold Medalist and a first class Law Graduate from Andhra University
Law College, Visakhapatnam, M.A. in Public Administration from Andhra University.
LL.M in Constitutional Law from Nagpur University. Awarded Ph.D in Law from Osmania
University, Hyderabad. Enrolled as an Advocate from A.P. Bar Council on 31.12.1973.
A Junior of Sri P.L.N. Sarma, a leading Civil Advocate at Srikakulam. Practised
independently from 21.1.1977 in all branches of Law till 10.2.1986. Appointed as
a District and Sessions Judge by direct recruitment from the Bar and his first appointment
was as IInd Addl. District & Sessions Judge, Cuddapah. Worked as I Addl. District
Judge, Cuddapah, Ist Addl. District Judge East Godavari at Rajahmundry, Chairman,
Industrial Tribunal, Warangal, Prl. District Judge, Warangal, Spl. Judge for CBI
Cases, Metropolitan Sessions Judge, Director, A.P. Judicial Academy, Chief Judge,
City Civil Court at Hyderabad. Registrar (Administration) and Registrar General,
High Court of Andhra Pradesh at Hyderabad. Elevated to the Bench of A.P.High Court
as an Additional Judge on 13.12.2001. Appointed as Judge of High Court of Andhra
Pradesh w.e.f. 06.03.2003. Appointed as Chairman, A.P. Administrative Tribunal,
Hyderabad on the forenoon of 31.01.2009.
Feliciatated with 'SWARNA KANKANAM & VISHALAL BHARATI GAURAV SATKAR'
for valuable contribution in the fields of Law & Justice for the year 2009,
by the Delhi Telugu Academy, New Delhi. His Lordship demitted office as such on Friday,
the 31st day of January, 2014, in the Afternoon.