Justice Raghvendra Singh Chauhan was appointed as the Chief Justice of Telengana High Court. He was the Acting Chief Justice of the High Court as he was the senior most judge of the High Court. He filled the seat vacated by Justice Thottathil B Radhakrishnan, who went on to become the Chief Justice of the Calcutta High Court.
Justice Chauhan was initially practicing at the Rajasthan High Court, and was subsequently elevated as Permanent Judge on 13th June 2005.He was transferred to Karnataka High Court on 10th March 2015. In 2018 he took oath as Judge of High Court of Judicature at Hyderabad for the state of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana and then became the Judge of the Telangana High Court.