Chief Justice Hla Aye is appointed as the Chief Justice of the Yangon Region High Court in December, 2018. He was appointed as the judge of the Yangon Region High Court since March, 2011. He was appointed as an Additional Divisional Judge-cum-Director Post in 2007.
Chief Justice Hla Aye was born in 1955. He got his LL.B Degree in 1980 from the Yangon University of Arts and Science. He started his judicial career as a Grade-4 judicial officer in 1983, and served as a Judge at the different levels of court for over 28 years up to the Additional Divisional Judge-cum-Director Post. He is married.