His Lordship Mr. Justice Sadaqat Hussain Raja, born on 9th June 1963 in village Khairabad, Tehsil and District Muzaffarabad, Azad Kashmir. He got his early education in the local primary school. He passed his Matriculation and Intermediate examinations from the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education Mirpur in the year 1978 and 1981 respectively. He passed his Bachelor Degree from the University of Azad Jammu & Kashmir in 1985 and got his LL.B. Degree from the University of Punjab, Lahore in 1988.
He was enrolled as pleader on 28.6.1988 and established legal practice in the lower courts. His lordship has also taken part in politics of Bar Association and remained General Secretary of Central Bar Association in the year 1989, 1991, 1993 and 1997. His Lordship was nominated as President of Central Bar Association in 2003, 2004 and 2007. His Lordship was remained Vice President of Bar Council of Azad Kashmir in the year 2013.
He was enrolled as Advocate of the High Court on 17.9.2001. He was enrolled as Advocate of Supreme Court of Azad Jammu and Kashmir on 10.8.2006. He practiced Law generally at Muzaffarabad in all courts from the court of Civil Judge/Magistrate to the highest Court, besides Revenue courts and tribunals.
His Lordship was elevated to the Bench of Hon'ble High Court of Azad Jammu & Kashmir on 25th March, 2016.