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Barrister

Parosha Chandran, British barrister. Called to the bar: England and Wales 1997. Scholar Hardwicke scholar, Lincoln's Inn, London, 1996, Pegasus scholar, Joint Inns of Court, London, 1999. Member of Union Internationale des Advocats, Administrative Law Bar Association, Immigration Law Practitioners Association, Justice, London, Amnesty International.

Background

Chandran, Parosha was born on October 13, 1969 in Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottingham, England. Daughter of Raj and Qudsia Chandran.

Education

Bachelor of Laws with honors, University of London, 1994. Diploma in human rights, International Institute of Human Rights, Strasbourg, France, 1994. Teaching certified, International Center for Teaching Human Rights in Universities, Strasbourg, 1994.

Bar Vocational Course, Inns of Court School of Law, London, 1995—1996. Master of Laws, University College London, 1996.

Career

Stagiaire European Commission of Human Rights, Strasbourg, 1996. Research consultant King's College Human Rights Project, London, 1997. Lawyer intern United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, 1997.

Barrister Bridwell Chambers, since 1997. Lawyer clerk United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, The Hague, Netherlands, 1999, lawyer intern, 1999. Senior (visiting) lecturer in human rights Bramshill (England) Police Training College, 2000.

Governor, executive committee member British Institute of Human Rights, London, since 2000. Senior human rights lecturer Lincoln's Inn, 2000. Indiana human rights advisor Lord Chancellor's Department, London, 1997.

Member pro bono lawyers panel Foreign and Commonwealth Office, London, since 2001.

Achievements

  • Called to the bar: England and Wales 1997.

Membership

Member of Union Internationale des Advocats, Administrative Law Bar Association, Immigration Law Practitioners Association, Justice, London, Amnesty International.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, films, music, Asian literature, poetry.

Connections

father:
Raj Chandran

mother:
Qudsia Chandran