EDUCATION • Certificate of Qualification, National Committee on Accreditation, Federation of Law Societies of Canada: May 2015, Competence demonstrated in Administrative Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law and Foundations of Canadian Law, the four subjects that is assessed for Canadian JD equivalency. • Masters of Law (Law and Social Justice) Ottawa University, Canada, 2013-2014 (All required course works completed and major research paper is yet to be completed. On leave to complete Law Society licensing requirements.) • Developmental Service Worker PG Diploma, Loyalist College, Canada 2008-2009 • M.S.W (Master of Social Work) Bangalore University, India 2005-2007 (Foreign credentials of studies evaluated by Canadian Association of Social Workers and found equivalent to Canadian studies) • BA (Law) and LL.B. (Bachelor of Laws 5 Year Integrated Program) Calicut University, India 1996-2001 (Common Law Tradition of Law)
International Student Services Organization (ISSO) (www.isso.ca) August 2009- Present. • Program Coordinator (Voluntary Position), Organized and facilitated stakeholder’s sessions. • Organized Tax Clinics for low income families, aboriginal, new immigrants and students in collaboration with Canada Revenue Agency
Languages Spoken: English, Tamil, Kannada and Malayalam
MEMBERSHIPS AND LICENSES • Registered Member of Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers, Canada since 2009 • Lawyer, Bar Council of Kerala, India since 2002.