Honorable Justice Shyamal Sen

Honorable Justice Shyamal Sen

Justice Shyamal Sen is the former Governor of West Bengal, India. Before this appointment, he was active in the Calcutta High Court for 36 years. He enrolled as an Advocate in the Court, appearing in several important Civil and Constitutional cases. He was elevated as a permanent Judge of the Calcutta High Court in 1986 and appointed as Acting Chief Justice in 1999. After his run in office as Governor of West Bengal, the Justice was appointed as Acting Chief Justice of the Allahabad High Court, then as Chief Justice. He has also worked as a part-time lecturer in the Commercial and Industrial Laws in the City College, Calcutta, as well as in the Law Department of Calcutta University.