Altamas Kabir (born 19 July 1948 in Kolkata, West Bengal) is the 39th and the current Chief Justice of India.
- Altamas Kabir, M.A.,LL.B. – was born on July 19, 1948.
- He was enrolled as an Advocate in 1973 and practised in the District Court and the Calcutta High Court in Civil and Criminal sides.
- He was appointed as a permanent Judge in the Calcutta High Court on August 6, 1990.
- He was thereafter appointed as a Chief Justice of the Jharkhand High Court on 1.3.2005.
- Appointed as a Judge, Supreme Court of India on September 9, 2005.
- Appointed as The Chief Justice of India in the forenoon of 29.09.2012.
- Due to retire on July 19, 2013(F.N.)