About us

CfPS At a glance

“The iconic undisputed market leader in private legal education”

The CfPS Law School is a registered centre of the University of London for the LL.B. and Diploma in Law Programmes. As of now, we conduct lectures for over 400 students who aspire to complete the LL.B Degree and the Diploma in Law of the University of London.


“Teaching Law for over 20 years…”

Since 1992 we have been preparing students for the Entrance Examinations for the Sri Lanka Law College. Every year over 90% of the students entering the Sri Lanka Law College are CfPS Students. In the past two decades, CfPS has also consistently produced the student who was placed first in the order of merit in the Law Entrance examination.
Over 3,500 of our students have entered the Law College during this period and thence on into the legal profession.


Chairman
Mr. Saliya Pieris

LL.B., LL.M.
(International Business Law) (London)
Attorney-at-Law

Deputy Chairman

Mr. Ajith P. Perera
Member of Parliament,
Attorney at Law

Managing Director
Mr. Nanda Muruttettuwegama

Attorney-at-Law

Deputy Managing Director
Mrs. Manouri Pieris

Attorney-at-Law

Chief Academic Officer
Mr. Charles Fernando

M.A. (Louvain, Belgium)


Panel of Lecturers

“Armed with years of legal practice, going beyond plain theoretical teaching…”

Renowned for their innovative style of lecturing, CfPS lecturers have embarked on a journey with a mission to understand and effectively maximize the student interaction in their classes. Most of our lecturers have over 19 years of lecturing experience, leading to high standards of results that have been maintained by us throughout the years. This panel includes lecturers who have obtained degrees and postgraduate qualifications together with practical experience in their chosen fields of Law.

Mr. Saliya Pieris LL.B.(OU Sri Lanka), LL.M. (London), Attorney-at-Law

Mr Charles Fernando Licencié en sociologie, Diplomé, Maître en demographie (UCL,Belgium)

Mr. D.S.R. Patrick LL.B .(OU Sri Lanka), Diploma in Forensic Medicine (Colombo), Attorney-at-Law

Mr. Asthika Devendra LL.M.(Kingston), Post Attorney Diploma in Intellectual Property Law(CLE,Sri Lanka) Attorney-at-Law

Mr. Shamir Zavahir LL.B.(Hons) (London), Attorney-at-Law

Mr.Lasantha Senaratne LL.B., LL.M., MBA (Colombo), FIB(IBSL, Sri Lanka), Attorney-at-Law

Mr. Varuna De Saram LL.B. (Keele), Barrister-at-Law (Eng.& Wales), Attorney-at-Law

Ms. Vidarshini Perera LL.B. (Hons) (London), Attorney-at-Law

Ms.Dineli Ranaraja Ranasinghe LL.B.(Hull), LL.M. (Northumbria) Barrister at Law (England & Wales), Attorney-at-Law

Mr. Upendra Walgampaya LL.B. (Hons.) (London), LL.M. (ANU), Attorney-at-Law

Ms. Gayathri Liyanage Diploma in Law, LL.B. (Hons) (London) , Attorney-at-Law

Ms. S.M. Senaratne LL.B.(Hons) (Colombo), MPhil.(Colombo), Attorney-at-Law

Mr. Vishwa de Livera Tennekoon LL.B. (Hons) (London), Attorney-at-Law

Ms. Milani Salpitikorala Diploma in Law, LL.B. (Hons) (London), Attorney-at-Law

Ms. Jerusha Crossette-Thambiah Diploma in Law, LL.B. (Hons) (London) Attorney-at-Law

Mr Hejaaz Hizbullah LL.B., LL.M.(London), Attorney-at-Law

Mr. Nishan Premathiratne LL.B.(Hons)(London), BSc(Hons) Human Genetics(Nottingham), Post Attorney Diploma in Intellectual Property Law(CLE, Sri Lanka), Attorney-at-Law

Mr. Udara Soysa B.A. (Hons) International Relations (Oglethorpe, USA), LL.B. (Hons) (London)