HISTORY OF JUDGESHIP
Sawai Madhopur judgeship came into existence independently in 1977, separating itself from Bharatpur judgeship. Shri O.P. Jain was the first District & Sessions Judge of this judgeship. Karauli, which was earlier a part of Sawai Madhopur, gained separate entity of a district in 1997 and thereafter separate judgeship of Karauli was established. At present, in Sawai Madhopur judgeship there are total 17 courts, in which Eight courts including district & sessions court, are working at district headquarter. 06 courts at Gantgapur City headquarter and 01 court, each at Bonli, Khandar and Bamanwas are also working.
Previously, all these courts at district headquarter were working in collectorate building, which were later on shifted to the new building on 10.11.2011.
Presently, Shri Harendra Singh is posted as District & Sessions Judge, Sawai Madhopur.