AG Offices Gwalior, Indore,Jabalpur, Delhi

Office of the Advocate General: Madhya Pradesh

Role & Functions of Advocate General

Law officers deputed in Advocate General's offices

The Advocate General office of M.P. came into existence on November 1956 upon the formation of the State of M.P. as per the State Re-Organisation Act 1956 when the High Court of M.P. was established. On the formation of the new State of M.P.,Shri M. Adhikari became the first Advocate General for the State of Madhya Pradesh. The AG's Office presents all the cases  in which the Govt. of Madhya Pradesh is one of the parties, in the High Court of M.P. Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT).

SHRI SHASHANK SHEKHAR is the Advocate General at present. His companion Law officers(in all three Benches) are as under :-
JABALPUR INDORE GWALIOR
Shri Shashank Shekhar Acting Advocate General  and Shri Ajay Gupta,
Addl. Advocate General.

Shri Ravindra Chhabra ,

Addl. Advocate General

Shri Ankur Modi,

Addl. Advocate General

     
Advocate Generals of Madhya Pradesh :
SNO. NAME FROM TO
1. SHRI M. ADHIKARI   01.11.1956   31.05.1966
2. SHRI A. P. SEN  01.06.1966 07.11.1967
3. SHRI Y. S. DHARMADHIKARI   12.08.1971   31.07.1975
4. SHRI N.C. NIHALANI   27.08.1975   11.07.1977
5. SHRI S. L. GARG   11.07.1977   13.03.1980
6. SHRI A. M. MATHUR   13.03.1980   15.04.1987
24.02.1988 21.07.1989
7. SHRI M. V. TAMASKAR   15.04.1987   18.02.1988
31.03.1989   16.03.1990
8. SHRI N. C. JAIN   17.03.1990   21.12.1992
9. SHRI ANOOP GEORGE CHOUDHARI   13.09.1994   24.10.1996
10. SHRI S. L. SAXENA   23.11.1996   15.02.1999
11. SHRI V. K. TANKHA   16.02.1999    
12. SHRI R. N. SINGH   24.06.2009
13. SHRI R. D. JAIN 26.06.2009 08.12.14
14. SHRI RAVISH CHANDRA AGRAWAL 08.12.2014 JUNE 2017
15. SHRI PURUSHENDRA KAURAV JUNE 2017 18.12.2018
16. SHRI RAJENDRA TIWARI 18.12.2018 06.05.2019
17. SHRI SHASHANK SHEKHAR 17.05.2019 TILL DATE