Barrister Sultan Mahmood Chaudhry hails from a highly influential and distinguished political family of Azad Jammu and Kashmir. Barrister Sultan Mahmood Chaudhry is the son of Prominent Kashmiri Leader Chaudhry Noor Hussain and belongs to a noble Thathaal Jat family. Barrister Sultan Mehmood Chaudhry was born in Mirpur and was educated in the United Kingdom gaining a Baret in Law from London.
The family have a long history of playing an active role in trying to bring the Kashmir issue in to the limelight by continiously raising the issue on an international level in countries such as the United Kingdom, United States and beyond. Barrister Sultan Mahmood Chaudhry made history in 1996 by becoming the first Prime Minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir hailing from the Mirpur region.