Justice Lanusungkum Jamir took oath as a judge of Gauhati high court on June 10.
The swearing-in ceremony was held at Guwahati high court on June 10.
He was administered the oath of office and secrecy by Justice N Kotiswar Singh, acting chief justice of Gauhati high court.
Justice Lanusungkum Jamir was previously serving as a judge at Manipur high court.
Born on March 1, 1964, at Impuh in Makokchung district of Nagaland, Jamir graduated in history and obtained LLB in 1988 from the North Eastern Hill University. He enrolled in the Bar Council of Assam, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Manipur and Tripura in 1989.
He was appointed as additional senior government advocate, Nagaland in 2000 and later as additional advocate general, Nagaland in 2009 and continued as such till elevation as additional judge of Gauhati high court on May 22, 2013.
Justice Lanusungkum Jamir took oath as additional judge, Manipur high court on October 9, 2018 and as judge at Manipur high court on November 12, 2018.