Muhammad Habibur Rahman was educated in Calcutta, Dhaka & Oxford. Taught History & Law in different Universities for about five years. He was appointed as the Cheif Justice of Bangladesh at 1995. He was the Head of the Non Party Care Taker Government in 1996. He got the Bangla Academy Award in 1984 for literary works. He is a Fellow of the Bangla Academy and Asiatic Society of Bangladesh. He is an honorary Fellow of the Worcester College, Oxford and an honorary Bencher of the Lincoln’s Inn, London. He has so far authored/compiled about forty books including four books of poems.