Date/ Day: 15th Aug, 2021/ Sunday
Time: 4 PM to 5 PM
Platform: Google Meet
Medium of Instruction: English
Limited seats are available. Event registration and confirmation will be done on a first come first serve basis.
About the Speaker
DR K P KYLASANATHA PILLAY
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Dr K P Kylasanatha Pillay is a Senior Advocate in Supreme Court is a post graduate in English, post graduate in History and LL.M. He did research in the School of Legal Studies, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi and obtained Ph.D.in law. He started practice of law in the District and Subordinate Courts of Thiruvananthapuram in 1987 and later shifted to High Court of Kerala at Ernakulam in 1990. Subsequently he shifted practice to Delhi in 2005. Presently, he appears mainly before the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India. He had worked as Part-time and visiting faculty of the Law Colleges of different Universities in Kerala at different periods of time. He had been a resource person for the training programme of Judicial Officers in National Judicial Academy, Bhopal. Now, he is an approved Guide for Ph. D. in the National University for Advanced Legal Studies in Kochi and two Assistant Professors are doing research under him. He was elected to the Bar Council of Kerala twice and for one term, he was the Vice-Chairman of the Bar Council of Kerala. He was designated as a Senior Advocate by the Hon’ble High Court of Kerala in 2009. As a lawyer, he had been attending matters relating to Civil, Criminal, Constitutional and Corporate jurisdiction. He had conducted a number of Public Interest Litigations before the Hon’ble High Court of Kerala and Hon’ble Supreme Court of India. In the Supreme Court, he had been on the panel of lawyers of the National Textile Corporation. He had also been in the Senior Panel of Central Government and Maharashtra Government in the Supreme Court. He was also actively involved in socio-political organizations and have held positions of responsibility. He is currently actively involved with CG3, an organization that strives to connect the governed, governing and governance.
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