Justice (r) Tariq Pervez Khan was born on 15th February, 1948 in Peshawar. He got his education to the graduate level at Peshawar. He graduated in Law in 1971 from Faculty of Law, University of Peshawar and did his Master in
Justice (r) Tariq Pervez
Justice Tariq Pervez Khan was born on 15th February, 1948 in Peshawar. He got his education to the graduate level at Peshawar. He graduated in Law in 1971 from Faculty of Law, University of Peshawar and did his Master in Political Science in 1975. His track record is full of co-curricular activities and distinctions.
He was enrolled as advocate at the District Courts of Peshawar in 1972 and was licensed to practice at the High Court in 1975. After completing 11 years of practice, he was enrolled as advocate Supreme Court of Pakistan in 1983.
During his career at the Bar, his lordship not only excelled professionally, but also manifested his leadership role. He was elected as President, Young Lawyers association in 1978, Vice President of the Peshawar High Court Bar association in 1980 and President of the High Court Bar association in 1996.
His elevation to the bench in February, 1997 was an acknowledgement of his professional capabilities. During his tenure as Judge of the Peshawar High Court, his lordship remained member of the administration Committee of the Peshawar High Court, member of the Peshawar University Syndicate, Chairman NWFP, Bar Council's Enrolment Committee, member of the Election Tribunal, member and then Chairman of the Subordinate Judicial Services Tribunal.
His lordship has a deep insight on major legal issues and as follow up of his academic pursuits, his lordship is a visiting faculty member of the Federal Judicial academy. He delivered discourses at different Workshops and Seminars including Provincial judicial Conferences.
He was elevated as Chief Justice of the Peshawar High Court on 5th april, 2005. Justice Tariq Pervez became caretaker chief minister of Khyber Pakhtoon Khah Province in March 2013.