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General Council

The General Council is the chief advisory body of the school. The Chief Justice of the High Court of Madras shall be the Chancellor of the School and the Chair person of the General Council. The General Council consists of the following members.


S.No. Name
1. Hon’ble Ms. Justice Indira Banerjee (Chairman)
Chief Justice, Madras High Court [Chancellor TNNLS]
Chennai - 600 104.
2. Thiru C. Ve. Shanmugam,
Hon’ble Minister for Law, Courts and Prisons [Pro-Chancellor, TNNLS]
Government of Tamil Nadu
Fort St. George, Chennai – 600 009.
3. Prof. (Dr.) Kamala Sankaran,
Vice-Chancellor,
Tamil Nadu National Law School
Thiruchirapalli - 620 009.
4. Thiru R. Muthukumaraswamy,
Advocate General of Tamil Nadu,
Madras High Court Campus,
Chennai – 600104.
5. Thiru D. Selvam,
Chairman, Bar Council of Tamil Nadu,
Madras High Court Campus
Chennai - 600 104.
6. The Vice -Chancellor,
Tamil Nadu Dr. Ambedkar Law University
5 “Poompozhil”, Dr.DGS Dinakaran Salai
R.A.Puram, Chennai - 600 028.
7. Thiru. S.S. Poovalinggam,
Secretary to Government i/c,
Law Department, Government of Tamil Nadu,
Fort St.George, Chennai - 600 009.
8. Mr. Sunil Paliwal, I.A.S.,
Secretary to Government,
Higher Education Department, Government of Tamil Nadu,
Fort St.George, Chennai - 600 009.
9. Thiru K. Shanmugam, I.A.S.,
Additional Chief Secretary to Government,
Finance Department, Government of Tamil Nadu,
Fort St.George, Chennai - 600 009.
10. Hon'ble Mr. Justice S. Manikumar
Judge, Madras High Court,
Chennai - 600 104.
11. Hon’ble Ms. Justice Prabha Sridevan
[Judge (Retd.), Madras High Court]
No.7, Krishnaswamy Iyer Avenue,
Luz Church Road, Mylapore, Chennai – 600 004.
12. Prof. K. N. Chandrasekaran Pillai
[Former Director, Indian Law Institute]
H. No. 31, Maveli Nagar,
Tikkara Cochin University of Science & Technology,
Kochi – 682 022.
13. Prof. B.T. Kaul
Chairperson
Delhi Judicial Academy,
Delhi – 110 078.
14. Thiru S. Prabhakaran,
(Chairman, Bar Council of India)
No.63, Bharathiyar Street,
Venkatesa Nagar, Chennai - 600 082.
15. Mr. Vijay Narayan
Senior Advocate, Madras High Court,
Chennai – 600 104.