AAFL Education Trust

THE AAFL EDUCATION TRUST

A trust was constituted by the Alumni Association of the University of Colombo on 18 January 2022 for the benefit of the undergraduates of the Faculty of Law for the following purposes:

  1. To advance the knowledge and education of the less privileged undergraduates of the Faculty of Law of the University of Colombo;
  1. To provide scholarships, equipment, facilities, accommodation and or general economic support to such less privileged undergraduates of the Faculty of Law of the University of Colombo, in pursuit of the first objective above-mentioned;
  2. To conduct or carry out such other activities as the Trustees may from time to time think desirable in the pursuit of the objectives above-mentioned.

The Alumni Association, as the Settlor, donated a sum of Rs. 200,000/= to the Trust upon setting  the Trust.  The Trust contemplates receipt of donations, grants from persons, including and not limited to the alumni of the Faculty of Law.

The Trustees:
        a)    The ex-officio President of the AAFL;   
        b)    The ex-officio Secretary of the AAFL;   
        c)    The ex-officio Immediate Past President of the AAFL;  
        d)    The ex-officio Dean of the Faculty of Law, University of Colombo or a member of the Faculty permanent staff nominated
                 by the Dean;  
        e)    A retired Judge of the Superior Courts of Sri Lanka, being an alumnus of the Faculty of Law, University of Colombo; 
        f)     A President’s Counsel being an alumnus of the Faculty of Law, University of Colombo;  
        g)     A former Dean of the Faculty of Law, University of Colombo.

 For donations or for any clarification on the trust you may contact Mr. Mohamed Adamaly, Secretary on 0722268866 or madamaly@gmail.com.
For seeking assistance under the Trust please follow the guidelines set out in the Financial Assistance Application Form provided in this web page.

The current Ex Officio Members: 

Ms. Dilani Alagaratnam

President

Mr. Sanjaya Wilson Jayasekera

Secretary

Mr. A.A. Mohamed Illiyas, President’s Counsel

Past President of the AAFL

Prof. Nishantha Sampath Punchihewa - Dean of the Faculty of Law of the University of Colombo

Chairman

The Current Appointed Members

Justice Joseph Asoka De Silva

Former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Sri Lanka

Mr. Maithri Evan Wickremesinghe

President's Counsel

Prof. Indira Nanayakkara

Former Dean of the Faculty of Law of the University of Colombo

Mr. Mohamed Adamaly

The Secretary to the Trust