K.M. Joseph, Judge of the Kerala High Court, has been elevated as Chief Justice of the Uttarakhand High Court.
Son of former Supreme Court Judge and former Advocate-General K.K. Mathew, Mr. Joseph did his schooling at Kendriya Vidyalaya, Kochi and Delhi.
He later joined the Loyola College, Chennai and the Government Law College, Ernakulam.
Born on 17-6-1958.
Educated at Kendriya Vidyalaya, Kochi and New Delhi, Loyola College, Chennai and Govt. Law College, Ernakulam.
Enrolled as Advocate on 12-01-1982 in Delhi and started practice in Civil and Writ matters. Practised at the High Court of Kerala from 1983. Permanent Member of Kerala High Court Advocates Association. He started independent practice in 1986 and specialised in civil and writ matters. Appointed as Permanent Judge of the High Court of Kerala on 14-10-2004.