I hold a First Class Masters Degree in Law & UGC-NET qualified in Law for Assistant Professorship and Pursuing Part-time PhD in Law. I have successfully underwent Advanced Training in Arbitration from Centre of Excellence (CoE), ICSI, Hyderabad and Mediation Course conducted by ICADR. I have extensive experience in dealing with legal matters right from lower courts to High Courts and the Supreme Court. I have been instrumental in many departmental inquiries and in their logical conclusion. I am a patient listener. I never try to influence other's decisions. I have always made decisions with open mind and transparently, based on facts and application of relevant provisions of rules and not on extraneous considerations. Settled amicably a few matrimonial disputes, property disputes between siblings by negotiation and mediation informally. Advised many on property disputes, matrimonial disputes, service matters. I am good at Contract Law, Administrative Law, Tort Law, Medical negligence (good at medical terminology) Matrimonial Laws, Service Laws. Fluent at English, Hindi, Telugu (including drafting) and good at Kannada, Tamil and Malayalam. Having served in Central Govt. for 33 years I have sought Voluntary Retirement to join legal profession as an Advocate and Mediator. Having worked in government service for 33 years associated with and handled court cases, legal matters and disciplinary matters from lower courts to High Courts and the Supreme Court. I am submitting my application for your consideration as a Neutral.