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Swadesh Singh Kalsi

Swadesh Singh Kalsi, Kenyan lawyer, educator. Bar: England & Wales 1970, Indiana 1977, United States District Court (southern district) Indiana 1977.


  • Kalsi, Swadesh Singh was born on April 10, 1943 in Nairobi, Kenya. Came to the United States, 1971. Son of Ujagar Singh and Kailash Kalsi.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science In Economics cum laude, London School of Economics, 1965. Barrister-at-law, Lincoln's Inn, London, 1970. Master of Laws, George Washington University, 1972.


    • Statistician East African Statis Department East African Community, Nairobi, 1965—1970. Barrister-at-law S. Gautama, Esq., 1970—1971. Senior counsel Cummins, Inc., Columbus, Indiana, 1973—1992.

      Partner in charge of international business practice Krieg DeVault LLP, Indianapolis, since 1992. Adjunct professor Indiana University Law School, Indianapolis, since 1984. Advisory board international studies, Indiana University, since 2004.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: England & Wales 1970, Indiana 1977, United States District Court (southern district) Indiana 1977.


    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Co-chair Indiana University India Studies Chair Campaign, 1994-1900. Chairman, president International School Indiana. Board directors, president International Center Indianapolis, 2003-2005.

    Board directors International Violin Competition Indianapolis, Christel House India. Member American Bar Association, American Society International Law, Indiana Bar Association (chairman International Law Section 1982-1984, chairman Corporation Counsel Section 1991-1992), Indianapolis Bar Association (chairman international law section 2005-2006).


    • Married Sarla Mirchandani, August 27, 1977. Children: Surekha, Sanjay, Sandeep.
    • father: Ujagar Singh
    • mother: Kailash Kalsi
    • spouse: Sarla Mirchandani
    • children: Surekha Kalsi
    • Sanjay Kalsi
    • Sandeep Kalsi
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    Born April 10, 1943
    (age 74)