Hon. Mrs. Justice Sharon Kaunda Newa is a Judge of the High Court. She was appointed Judge of the High Court on 12th May, 2016. Justice Newa holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Zambia. She was admitted to the bar in 2005.
Prior to her current appointment, Justice Newa served as Deputy Registrar of the Subordinate Court in the Judiciary. Justice Newa served in various position in the Judiciary since she first joined as a Magistrate in 2001 including Resident Magistrate, Senior Resident Magistrate, Principal Resident Magistrate and Chief Resident Magistrate. In 2011, Justice Newa was appointed Deputy Registrar of the Commercial Court, a position she held until 2015.
Justice Newa is a member of the Zambia Association of Women Judges.