Senior Advocate, High Courts and Supreme Court of India, Arbitrator and Adjunct Professor of Law
43 Years experience in legal practice.
1975: Enrolled as an Advocate in Bar Council of Tamilnadu.
1975-78: Junior Advocate in the office of Justice S. Padmanabhan, High Court, Madras
1978-79: Junior in the Office of UNR. Rao, Senior Central Govt. Standing Counsel, High Court, Madras.
1979-81: Partner, Selvaraj &Julian, Advocates, High Court, Madras.
1985-2006: Advocate, High Court and Supreme Court of India.
2006-present: Senior Advocate. Supreme Court
Senior Counselin the Central Government Panel of lawyers in Supreme Court of India
Legal Counsel, Public Sector Undertakings and several educational institutions and universities
Experience in handling litigation involving both Indian and foreign laws in Civil, Criminal, Constitutional, Educational Service, Environment, Property, Arbitration, Shipping etc.
Wide experience in drafting legal instruments.
Handled in Courts and before Arbitration Tribunals, cases involving admiralty, shipping, international contracts, Environmental Issues, and international commercial arbitration etc.
Drafted private legislative bills and reviewed legislative bills.
30 years experience as a Counsel in conducting arbitration cases before Arbitral Tribunals and Courts for Public Sector Undertakings such as Food Corporation of India and State Trading Corporation of India, especially in maritime matters and Private Parties.
Member, Panel of Maritime Arbitrators of Indian Council of Arbitration.
Member, Tehran Arbitration Panel
Member, Panel of Arbitrators, Newton Arbitration
Special Expertese in Maritime Matters and acting as Maritime Arbitartor in ICA Arbitraton
Awarded K.S.Naidu Memorial prize by the Bar Council of Tamil Nadu in 1975. (For securing highest marks in procedural laws in the 1975 BL Examination of Madras University).
Secured first rank in Master of Laws Degree Examination of Madras University in 1978.
Secured first rank in D.C.F.Sc. Examination of Madras University in 1976.