The Chief Justice Lahore High Court Mr. Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah has said that the community of lawyers has to play its role in making the working of the District Judiciary more functional. He was speaking to a gathering of office bearers of the district bar associations of whole of the Province at the Punjab Judicial Academy. Senior Puisne Judge Hon’ble Mr. Justice Shahid Hameed Dar and Hon’ble Mr. Justice Muhammad Yawar Ali of the Lahore High Court were also present at the occasion. The bar leaders also present "Multani Ajrak" to the Hon'ble Chief Justice.
The Hon'ble Chief Justice of Lahore High Court, Lahore, Mr. Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah chaired a meeting with the members of a High Powered Committee constituted by the Government of the Punjab for promoting institutional collaboration between the Lahore High Court and the Provincial Government. The meeting was attended by the Senior Puisne Judge Hon’ble Mr. Justice Shahid Hameed Dar and Hon’ble Mr. Justice Muhammad Yawar Ali of the Lahore High Court and the members of the Committee which included Chief Secretary Punjab Capt. Retd.Zahid Saeed, Chairman P & D, Secretary Home, Secretary Law and Secretary Prosecution.
Hon’ble Mr. Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah of the Lahore High Court took oath as the 45th Chief Justice of the historic institution on 28-06- 2016. The Oath ceremony was held at the Governor House Lahore and the same was attended by the Chief Minister Mian Shehbaz Sharif, Hon’ble judges of the High Court, members of legal fraternity and civil society and family members of the Chief Justice. The Governor Punjab Rafiq Rajwana administered oath to the Chief Justice.
The Chief Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah along with Senior Puisne Judge Mr. Justice Shahid Hameed Dar and Mr. Justice Muhammad Yawar Ali visited Punjab Judicial Academy where all of the officers and officials of the Lahore High Court had gathered to greet the Hon’ble Chief Justice. In his address the Chief Justice highlighted that he had an intention to have a fatherly attitude towards the officers and officials but at the same time he expected an equivalent return in shape of dedication, honesty and hard work.