Ms. D.L.F. Shamila

Ms. D.L.F. Shamila


Faculty of Law, University of Colombo, Colombo 03, Sri Lanka. Phone: + 94 (0) 812 210030 + 94 (0) 758 441142 (Mobile)

  • LL.B(Hons), University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • LL.M. (Oslo), Norway
  • Diploma in Commercial Arbitration

Attorney at Law of the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka

♦    Law of contract
♦    Business Law
♦    International Investment Law
♦    Tax Law
♦    Legal System of Sri Lanka

♦    Commercial Law
♦    Consumer Protection
♦    Sustainable Development
♦    International Investment Law
♦    Property Rights
♦    Environmental Law
♦    Human Rights Law

  • Norwegian Government Scholarship to pursue Masters in Laws from 2009 – 2011
  • A.B. Cooray Memorial Prize, awarded for the obtaining for the highest aggregate at the second year examination 2000
  • Somitomo Corporation Scholarship, awarded on the results of the First – in – Laws Examination   in 1999

♦   Served as a visiting Lecturer in the Human Rights Centre – University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
♦   Served as a Visiting Lecturer in the Faculty of Arts, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka

  • A Study on the Perceptions of Undergraduates in Law on the Relevance of Gender on Roles in Legal Education and within the Legal Profession  – CENWOR, Eleventh National Conference on Women’s Studies – March 2008
  • The Application of Principle of Proportionality as a Tool for Investment Disputes –  University of Colombo, Research Symposium – July 2011