DVSS Somayajulu becomes the first High Court judge from Vizag

By Author   |   Published: 13th Sep 2017   7:08 pm Updated: 13th Sep 2017   7:19 pm
File Photo: Advocate DVSS Somayajulu
File Photo: Advocate DVSS Somayajulu

Visakhapatnam: Durvasula Venkata Suryanarayana Subrahmanya Somayajulu, son of legal luminary and former city Mayor DV Subba Rao, who has been appointed as a Judge of the High Court of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, created record by becoming the first lawyer from Visakhapatnam district court to become the judge of High Court directly.

Somayajulu has been a leading lawyer in the city since 1985 and served as president of Visakhapatnam Bar Association and also president of Andhra Cricket Association in the past. The late DV Subba Rao holds the record for being elected as chairman of the Bar Council of India twice from a mofussil centre.