Justice Nazmun Ara Sultana
Nazmun Ara is the daughter of late Chowdhury Abul Kashem Moinuddin and late Begum Rashida Sultana Deen. Born on July 8, 1950, she obtained her BSc and LLB degrees and started her profession as a lawyer of the Mymensingh District Court in July 1972. She joined the judicial service as munsif (assistant judge) in 1975 and was promoted to the position of District and Sessions Judge in 1990. She was promoted as an additional judge of the High Court Division in 2000 and as a judge in 2002. An active member of International Association of Women Judges, Nazmun Ara was also selected as the organisation’s secretary for two consecutive terms.