Anandhiy carries out assignments pertaining to several areas of law such as Capital Markets, Corporate and Commercial Law, IT, Media & Telecommunications Law, Insurance Law, Mergers and Acquisitions and Taxation. She has been involved in a number of key projects undertaken by the Firm including: mergers of leading banking institutions and leasing companies, defending hostile takeovers, a legal due diligence in respect of IPO of telecommunications giant, group restructurings of conglomerates, acting as local insurance consultant for an international consultancy project for IBSL funded by the ADB, privatization of a state institution and divestment of controlling interest of a multinational in the local entity.

Anandhiy K. Gunawardhana - Partner
Anandhiy K. Gunawardhana - Partner
Direct- +9411 2435451
General- +9411 2422601-5, Ext. 270
Fax- +9411 2435451, +9411 4721482
Called to the bar
June 1997
Date of joining the Firm
August 1996
Professional Qualifications
  • Attorney-at-Law
Academic Qualifications
  • LLM (Distinction), Georgetown University, May 2000
  • LLB (Honours), University Of Colombo, July 1995
  • Practical Application of Announcement Requirements Including Interpretation of Materiality Limits Under the Colombo Stock Exchange Rules
  • Co-Author, “Capital Asia” Vol. 9 Issues 4 & 5 (1998)
  • Lawyers as Social Engineers, Co-Editor (1992)
  • "Time Bar in Insurance and Reinsurance: An International Comparison", Sri Lanka Chapter, (Co-Author, Clyde & Co; 2011).
  • Bar Association of Sri Lanka - Life Member
  • Colombo Law Society -Life Member
  • University Women’s Federation, Sri Lanka - Life Member
  • Alumni Association of the Faculty of Law, University of Colombo -Life Member
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