from Parvathipuram in Vizianagaram District. Born on 21st
May, 1964 in a traditional agricultural family to Cheekati
Narahari Rao and Smt. Vijaya Lakshmi at Visakhapatnam. Had
Elementary and High School education in R.C.M. School at
Parvathipuram and St. Aloysius High School in Visakhapatnam.
Studied Intermediate in Government Junior College, Parvathipuram
and completed Degree in S.V. Degree College, Parvathipuram.
Studied Law in M.V.P. Law College, Vizag. Enrolled as an
Advocate in July, 1988 in the Bar Council of Andhra Pradesh.
Joined Parvathipuram Bar Association in August, 1988. Practised
as an Advocate in Parvathipuram and Vizianagaram from 1988
to 2002 for 14 years.
He is the third generation lawyer in the hierarchy of the
His grandfather late Cheekati Parasuram Naidu was a reputed
Advocate, Statesman and a dynamic political leader. Learnt
basics in Law from his junior paternal uncle Sri Ch.B.G.
practising for 14 years, selected as District and Sessions
Judge (Grade-II) in State Higher Judicial Service in the
year 2002. After undergoing training in Andhra Pradesh Judicial
Academy, worked as I Additional District Judge, Anantapur;
VI, V and IV Additional District Judges, Visakhapatnam;
Additional Metropolitan Sessions Judge, Hyderabad; II and
I Additional District Judges and Principal District Judge,
Visakhapatnam; Principal District Judge, Krishna at Machilipatnam
and Chairman, Andhra Pradesh VAT Tribunal, Visakhapatnam.
Worked as Registrar General of High Court of Judicature
at Hyderabad for the State of Telangana and the State of
Andhra Pradesh from 03-7-2015 to 31-12-2018. After establishment
of the High Court of Andhra Pradesh, at Amaravati,he is
the first Registrar General of the High Court of Andhra
Pradesh from 01-01-2019 till his elevation as a Judge of
the High Court of Andhra Pradesh on 20-6-2019.
in sports, particularly in Cricket.
Married to Smt. Lakshmi and the couple is blessed with two
daughters Kum. Cheekati Anisha Naidu and Kum. Cheekati Reshma
Sai. Appointed as a Permanent Judge of the High Court of
Andhra Pradesh, at Amaravati on 12-6-2019. First
Judge to be appointed after constitution of High Court of
Andhra Pradesh w.e.f. 01-01-2019.