Kathawalla’s benchmark

Rich tributes were paid to Bombay High Court Justice Shahrukh Kathawalla on his retirement from the bench this March

When a property developer was informed that a case against him by a flat owner in a redevelopment project was listed for hearing before Bombay High Court (BHC) Justice Shahrukh Kathawalla, he contacted the plaintiff and settled the matter. "I had no reason to appear,” narrated Vishal Kanade, honorary secretary of the Bombay Bar Association (BBA) on March 22, 2022 at a farewell tea party organized by one of the oldest associations of practicing lawyers in the country. The erring builder anticipated the judge would show him no mercy. The filled to capacity hall on March 22 was testimony to......

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