• Professional Experience
    2011 - Present
    I co - teach public international law for undergraduates in the LL. B degree programme.
    2010 - Present
    I provide independent legal services to Sri Lankan and international clients including conducting litigation before Sri Lankan courts and international arbitral bodies.
    2005 - 2010
    Appeared before the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka in human rights, constitutional law, public law and environmental law cases on behalf of the Government of Sri LankaAppeared before the Court of Appeal of Sri Lanka in customs, tax and revenue law cases and administrative law cases on behalf of the Government of Sri LankaHandled litigation before the District Court with regard to personal injury claims and other delictual claims, banking and contractual disputes.Appeared before Labour Tribunals with regard employment claims.Conducted prosecutions before the Magistrate's Court for tax and excise duty related offences.Advised the Speaker of the Parliament of Sri Lanka on the constitutionality of bills presented to ParliamentAdvised the Government of Sri Lanka on construction contracts and other legal and policy related issues
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  • Educational Background
    2007 - 2008

    Research Assistant to Professor Phillippe Sands QC

    Extra-activity: Member of the inaugural editorial board of the UCL Human Rights Review

    2001 - 2003

    Represented Sri Lanka at the Louis M Brown International Client Counselling Competion in 2001 in Dunedin, New ZealandRepresented Sri Lanka at the Commonwealth (Regional) Moot Competiton in Trivandrum, India in 2002Winnner of the Best Mooter award at the Commonwealth (Regional) Moot Competition in Trivandrum, India in 2002Represented Sri Lanka at the Commonwealth Moot Competition in Melbourne, Australia in 2003Represented Sri Lanka Law College at the Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition in Washington DC, USA in 2004

    Extra-activity: President - Moot Society

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