Chief Justice of Atovia
|Chief Justice of the|
Kingdom of Atovia
|Style||The Right Honorable|
|Term length||3 years|
|Formation||5 May 2017|
The Chief Justice of Atovia is the head of the national judicial system, and administers all national courts. The chief justice is appointed by the chancellor for a five-year term. The appointment is approved or rejected by the House of Commons, acting as the voice of the provinces.
The powers of the chief justice include appointing and dismissing all national judges and judicial review along with the Supreme Court. The chief justice may appoint and dismiss all national judges with the permission of the House of Commons. The chief justice is a permanent member of the Supreme Court for the length of their term. As a member of the Supreme Court, the chief justice, along with the other judges, reviews all legislation to ensure that it is constitutional.
The chief justice is currently Chase Nanatovich.
List of Chief Justices
|Name||Party||Image||Term of office||Chancellor||Government||Monarch|
|Position Vacant (5 May 2017 - 12 May 2019)||None||Provisional I||Connor I|
|Chase Nanatovich||NDP||12 May 2019||Incumbent||Thaller|
|Nicholas von Kaos|