Chairman, Federal Service Tribunal

Chairman, Federal Service Tribunal

 Mr. Justice (R) Rooh-ul-Amin Khan has assumed the charge as Chairman on 7th July, 2023. Before this, he has served as Judge of Peshawar High Court from March 2014 to March 2023. He has retired as Chief Justice of Peshawar High Court. He hails from Chamkani, Peshawar and was born in a prominent family on 01.04.1961. He started his elementary and secondary education from Government High School, Chamkani. He graduated from Government College Peshawar. He availed his LL.B degree from the prestigious Khyber Law College, Peshawar in 1985. He became the member of NWFP Bar Council in the same year. He became the member of Pakistan Bar Council as Advocate Supreme Court of Pakistan in 2001. In this capacity, he has served as Deputy Attorney General for Pakistan, Deputy Advocate General of NWFP, Special Government Pleader, NWFP, Service Tribunal, Advocate of Federal Shariat Court, Islamabad and assisted the court as Federal Counsel in various cases of different nature.

He has also worked as State Counsel of Government of NWFP and has conducted cases on behalf of Advocate General NWFP, Peshawar before the High Court, Federal Shariat Court of Pakistan and Supreme Court of Pakistan, Islamabad. He has also worked as Auctioneer for Banking Courts, conducted cases of Civil, Revenue, Criminal, constitutional, Service, labour, commercial, Income Tax, Excise and Custom cases before all the legal forms. He has also served as adviser of the various Governmental organizations and has been the member of different high powered committees of the government. He also had the opportunity to serve on various administrative positions of the government.

He was elevated to as Additional Judge in Peshawar High Court in July-2012. He became Permanent Judge of the Peshawar High Court in March-2014. He was elevated as Chief Justice of the Peshawar High Court in March 2023.

He has specialty of Constitutional, Civil, Criminal, Service and Labour Laws. He is also a prolific author and has penned down various judgments, books (Pashto Afsana & Seerah of the Prophet Muhammad S.A.W.W), and articles in various magazines and periodicals.