The High Court of Balochistan was established on the 1st of December 1976, and honourable Justice Khuda Bakhsh Marri presided as Chief Justice, with Justice M. A. Rasheed and Justice Zakaullah Lodhi as High Court judges. The strength of the organization in the first decade was of five judges. Today it stands at eight judges.
The High Court was initially established in the present day Sessions Court building situated on Zarghoon Road. The present building of The High Court of Balochistan was constructed at Hali Road in 1993. The High Court complex took seven years in building. Work began in 1987 and was completed in 1993. The High Court complex includes an area of 5.03 acres (219107 sq. ft.). The total covered area is 1, 15,371 sq. ft which includes ground floor, first floor, mezzanine, podium arcade, ancillary blocks and frill area.