Jivan Goonetilleke joined D. L. &. F De Saram’s in 2008 as a counsel/consultant and has been a partner of the firm since 2014. His practice includes extensive work done in the areas of corporate, commercial and labour law. He also has experience in dealing with the arbitration process and other dispute resolution related practises in Sri Lanka. Jivan is currently involved in a number of admiralty and shipping related matters where he acts as counsel/consultant on such matters.
Jivan’s Academic/ professional qualifications include:
LLB (Hons), University of London (2005);
BA (Bachelor of arts degree), University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka (2006);
Postgraduate diploma in Conflict Resolution, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka (2009); and
Attorney-at-law, Supreme Court of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka (2008).