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Associate Professor S. SUDEESH KUMAR

Adjunct Professor of Law, Co-operative School of Law, Vengalloor, Thodupuzha

Educational Qualification
  • M. A (Political Science, Kerala University)
  • LLM (Constitutional Law, Kerala University)
Work Experience
  • Adjunct Professor of Law at Co-operative School of Law, November 2018 onwards
  • Advocate from June, 2017 onwards
  • Resource Person, Kerala High Court Legal Services Committee, Kerala State Legal Services Authority (KELSA)
  • Permanent Member of High Court Bar Association.
  • National Symposium on “The Truth About Tigers”, Centre for Environment and Law, NUALS, Kochi, from 5th to 6th Feb 2016
  • Faculty of Law, NIALS, 2002 – 2005 (The National University of Advanced Legal Studies was established by the National University of Advanced Legal Studies Act, 2005 which merged the erstwhile National Institute for Advanced Legal Studies (NIALS), earlier established and managed by the Bar Council of Kerala and Bar Council of Kerala Trust. Dr. K. G. Balakrishnan, then Chief Justice, Supreme Court of India and Visitor, NUALS, dedicated it to the nation on 7 January 2006.)
  • Full-time Faculty of Law, NUALS 2005 onwards
  • Retd. as Assistant Professor, NUALS on May, 2017
  • Past Member of High Court Legal Aid Committee, from 2015
Details of Workshops/ Conferences / Trainings / Seminars Attended
  • Participation in “Training of Trainers program for para-legal Training and Legal Aid activities” organized by National Legal Service Authority (NALSA), on 18-19, September, 2010, at Chandigarh Judicial Academy.

  • Participated legal awareness camp and socio-legal survey at Attapadi for the tribal people.

  • Participated State-level Workshop on Revamping the Legal Aid Clinics

  • Participated in Interactive session on Clinical Legal Education

  • Attended National Seminar on Ragging

  •  Attended Special Lecture on Gandhian content on Indian Constitution.

Details of Workshops/ Conferences / Trainings / Seminars Organized
  • As Faculty of NUALS, I was assigned to teach on Public Interest Lawyering (PIL)
  • As coordinator of NUALS Legal Aid Clinic, I had coordinated legal aid activities at various levels.

  • Organized legal awareness camp and socio-legal survey at Attapadi for the tribal community.

  • Organized State-level Workshop on Revamping the Legal Aid Clinics

  • Co-ordinated and Participated in National-level and State-level seminars and

  • Workshops at NUALS associated with The Centre for Continuing Legal Education and Extension

2016

  • A Two-day National Seminar on “Secularism – An Edifice in Indian Context” was conducted on 15th and 16th October, 2016. The Seminar was inaugurated by Hon’ble (Dr.) Justice B.S Chauhan, Chairperson, Law Commission of India. A special address was delivered by Hon’ble Justice K. T Sankaran, Judge, High Court of Kerala.

  • On 15th August, 2016 a program on “Values Never Fade- Phase II, Right to Live with Human Dignity” was launched. The program was launched by Sri. B. G Harindranath, Law Secretary, State of Kerala at the function presided over by Prof. (Dr.). Rose Varghese, Vice Chancellor, NUALS.

  • The Centre for Continuing Legal Education and Extension in collaboration with the Centre for Law and Agriculture organized a One-day Awareness Camp for members of neighborhood groups falling within the Kalamassery Municipality, CDS of Kudumbashree Mission on 17th March, 2016.

2015

  • The Centre for Continuing Legal Education and Extension conducted a Legal Aid Camp in Attapadi on 11th April, 2015. The Legal awareness sessions started on the topic ‘Right to Livelihood’, with special focus on ‘Right to Food and Health’.

2014

  • The Centre for Continuing Legal Education and Extension conducted a State Level Workshop and Conference on ‘Revamping Clinical Legal Education in Kerala’ on October 17 & 18, 2014 at NUALS Seminar Hall. The State Level Workshop was inaugurated by Dr. S Gopakumaran Nair, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India. The Keynote Address was delivered by Prof. (Dr). K N Chandrasekharan Pillai, Former Director, National Judicial Academy. Hon’ble Mr. Justice Abraham Mathew, Judge, High Court of Kerala, Hon’ble Mr. Justice P. S. Gopinathan, Former Judge, High Court of Kerala and Shri. U. Sharathchandran, Former Member Secretary, N.A.L.S.A., Shri. B.G. Harindranath Additional Director, Kerala Judicial Academy, Ms. Shoma Chaudhury Co-founder, Tehelka and Ms. Jayshree Satpute, Advocate, Supreme Court of India addressed and enlightened the participants on different themes.

2013

  • The Centre for Continuing Legal Education and Extension launched a project to ‘Rejuvenate the fading value system in the light of Gandhian thought and Constitutional values’, on the eve of Gandhi Jayanthi Celebration on the 2nd of October, 2013. The Project was launched by Hon’ble Mr. Justice K. T. Sankaran, Judge, High Court of Kerala, in the Session presided over by Prof. (Dr.) M. C. Valson, Honorary Director, Centre for Environment and Law, NUALS. The Centre also conducted a Quiz Competition on ‘Gandhian Philosophy and Constitutional values’ on the same day.
  • CCLEE conducted a National Workshop on ‘Empowering the Fourth Estate’ on 3rd of October, 2013. Shri. P.D.T. Achari, Former Secretary General, Lok Sabha, inaugurated the workshop in the Session presided over by Prof. (Dr.) M. C. Valson, Honorary Director, Centre for Environment and Law, NUALS.

  • National Seminar on "Uniform Civil Code: Problems and Perspectives", in association with The Kerala state Legal Services Authority and the Bar Council of Kerala, from March 22-23. The seminar was inaugurated by Justice Cyriac Joseph, Judge [Rtd.] Supreme Court of India.

2012

  • National Seminar on "Drug Trial and Human Rights" in association with Jananeethi Trissur, on August 12. The seminar was inaugurated by Justice Thottathil B Radhakrishnan of the Kerala High Court, while NUALS Vice- Chancellor N K Jayakumar presided over the function. Oncologist Dr V P Gangadharan delivered the keynote address.

  • National Seminar on "Right to live with human dignity - Say no to Drinks and Drugs" on February 15, 16. Excise Minister K. Babu inaugurated the Centre for Continuing Legal Education and Extension at National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS) campus on Kalamassery on February 15. On the occasion, a medical camp was inaugurated by K G R Mallan, superintendent, Cooperative Medical College. The seminar sessions where held on Thursday, February 16 handled by a number of medico legal experts.

Others

Classes taken - Course organized / Course module prepared

As the Asst. Professor of NUALS, assigned to teach the following subjects for the 5-year BA.

  • LLB (Hons) Degree Program
    • Political Science - Semester I, II & III
    • Constitutional Law – Paper 1
    • Consumer Laws
    • Civil Procedure
  • For LLM students
    • Constitutional Principles & Structure
    • Judicial Process

Positions Held at NUALS

  • Co-ordinator for Legal Aid Clinic, NUALS from 2002 – May, 2017.
  • Director-in-charge: Centre for Continuing Legal Education and Extension from 2012 – May, 2017.
  • Acted as Registrar in Charge of NUALS in 2007 for 6 months.
  • Co-ordinator, Public Interest Litigation (2002 – May, 2017)
  • Hostel Warden of NUALS from 2012 – May, 2017
  • Secretary, Parents Teacher Association, from 2002 TO 2006.
  • Held the position of Convener, Teacher’s Council, from 2012 – 2016
  • Held position of Member, Academic Council, NUALS
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