Hon’ble Chief Justice Alok Aradhe was born on 13.04.1964 at Raipur. He has completed B.Sc. and LLB. The Chief Justice had enrolled as Advocate on July 12, 1988 and practiced on Civil and Constitutional, Arbitration and Company matters in the High Court of Madhya Pradesh at Jabalpur. He was designated as Senior Advocate in April, 2007. Chief Justice Alok Aradhe had revised the 5th and 6th Editions of Principles of Administrative Law by M. P. Jain and S. N. Jain and 15th Edition of Principles of Statutory Interpretation by late Hon’ble Justice G. P. Singh, former Chief Justice of High Court of Madhya Pradesh.
The Chief Justice was appointed as Additional Judge of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh on 29 December, 2009 and as Permanent Judge on 15 February, 2011.
Transferred to High Court of Jammu & Kashmir and took oath as such on 20.09.2016. Nominated as Chairman of Jammu & Kashmir State Judicial Academy on 07.06.2017. Appointed as Acting Chief Justice of High Court of Jammu & Kashmir on 11.05.2018 and functioned as such till 10.08.2018. Nominated as Executive Chairman of Jammu & Kashmir State Legal Services Authority on 04.09.2018.
On transfer to Karnataka High Court, His Lordship took oath as Judge of Karnataka High Court on 17.11.2018. His Lordship assumed charge as the Acting Chief Justice of Karnataka High Court on 03.07.2022 and functioned as such till 14.10.2022. Served as President of Bangalore Mediation Centre, Arbitration and Conciliation Centre and President of Karnataka Judicial Academy.
Chief Justice Alok Aradhe was appointed as Chief Justice, High Court for the State of Telangana on 19.07.2023 and took oath of office on 23.07.2023.