Justice Javed Iqbal of Pakistan Supreme Court was born on 1st August, 1946. He took his primary education at Islamia High School, Quetta and Matric from Sandeman High School, Quetta. He completed his graduation from Government College, Quetta; M.A. (Political Science) and L.L.B., from Punjab University; Master of International Law; Certificate in Management Development (Australia). Qualified Islamic Fiqh and Shariah Course from International Islamic University, Islamabad and attended Second Advance Course in N.I.P.A. (1987-88).
Mr. Justice Javed Iqbal served as Public Prosecutor and Government Pleader (1971-72); and Section Officer, Law Department, Government of Balochistan; (1973-77); Deputy Secretary, Law Department, Government of Balochistan (1977-81); Officiating Secretary Law, Government of Balochistan (1982); Honorary Lecturer, University Law College, Quetta; Appointed District & Sessions Judge in 1982.
Justice Javed Iqbal was elevated as Additional Judge in the year 1993 in the High Court of Balochistan and was confirmed in 1995. Mr. Justice Javed Iqbal has been elevated as Chief Justice of High Court of Balochistan on 4.2.2000 and as Judge, Supreme Court of Pakistan on 28.4.2000. He also remained Acting Chief Election Commissioner of Pakistan and Acting Chief Justice of Pakistan. Presently he is the Judge of Supreme Court of Pakistan.