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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Sri Lanka Law College and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Sri Lanka Law College, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Sri Lanka Law College include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Sri Lanka Law College alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Sri Lanka Law College are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Sri Lanka Law College.

List is made up of many different graduates, including Mahinda Rajapaksa and J. R. Jayewardene.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Sri Lanka Law College?” and “Which celebrities are Sri Lanka Law College alumni?”

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Cyril de Zoysa is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
Cyril de Zoysa Lawyer Sir Cyril de Zoysa was a Sri Lankan industrialist, Senator and a philanthropist. The President of the Senate of Ceylon from 1960 to 1965, he was a leader in the Buddhist revival movement in ...more

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J. R. Jayewardene is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
J. R. Jayewardene Politician, Advocate Junius Richard Jayewardene, famously abbreviated in Sri Lanka as JR, was the leader of Sri Lanka from 1977 to 1989, serving as Prime Minister from 1977 to 1978 and as President of Sri Lanka from ...more

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Mahinda Rajapaksa is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
Mahinda Rajapaksa Politician, Lawyer Percy Mahendra "Mahinda" Rajapaksa was the 6th President of Sri Lanka and Commander in Chief of the Sri Lankan Armed Forces, who served from 19 November 2005 to 9 January 2015. A ...more

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Rohitha Bogollagama is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
Rohitha Bogollagama Lawyer Chandrasekera Rohitha Bandara Bogollagama is a Sri Lankan politician and the current Sri Lanka Freedom Party chief organiser for the Kotte Electorate. He had also served as the Cabinet Minister ...more

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S. J. V. Chelvanayakam is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
S. J. V. Chelvanayakam Politician Samuel James Veluppillai Chelvanayakam was a Sri Lankan Tamil lawyer, politician and Member of Parliament. He was the political leader and father figure of the Sri Lankan Tamil community for ...more

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A. Amirthalingam is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
A. Amirthalingam Politician Appapillai Amirthalingam was a leading Sri Lankan Tamil politician, Member of Parliament and Leader of the Opposition. Amirthalingam was assassinated by the Tamil Tigers.

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V. Manicavasagar is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
V. Manicavasagar Deshamanya Manicavasagar Vaithalingam was a Sri Lankan lawyer, Puisne Justice of the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka, Chancellor of the University of Jaffna and Chairman of the Commercial Bank of

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Walisinghe Harischandra is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
Walisinghe Harischandra Brahmachari Walisinghe Harischandra was a social reformer, historian, author and revivalist of Sri Lankan Buddhism. He was a follower of Anagarika Dharmapala, who gave leadership to the Buddhist ...more

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Siva Selliah is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
Siva Selliah Justice Siva Selliah was a Sri Lankan Judge. He was a former Justice of the Court of Appeal, Judge of the High Court and a Magistrate. He was also a member of the Governing Council of the ...more

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Rajavarothiam Sampanthan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
Rajavarothiam Sampanthan Politician Rajavarothiam Sampanthan is a leading Sri Lankan Tamil politician, Member of Parliament and leader of the Tamil National Alliance and Illankai Tamil Arasu Kachchi.

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Arunasalam Thangathurai is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
Arunasalam Thangathurai Politician Thangathurai Arunasalam also spelt Thangathurai Arunachalam was a Sri Lankan Tamil politician. He was Tamil United Liberation Front (TULF) MP for Trincomalee District. He was assassinated by ...more

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Murugesu Sivasithamparam is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
Murugesu Sivasithamparam Murugesu Sivasithamparam was a leading Sri Lankan Tamil politician, Member of Parliament and Deputy Speaker.

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Sarath Ambepitiya is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
Sarath Ambepitiya Judge Sarath Ambepitiya was a Sri Lankan judge. He was serving as the Judge of the Colombo High Court when he was assassinated. The assassination, committed by orchestrated by a drug lord sentenced by ...more

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Suppiah Sharvananda is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
Suppiah Sharvananda Lawyer Deshamanya Suppiah Sharvananda was a Chief Justice of Sri Lanka and the first Governor of the Western Province.

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V. N. Navaratnam is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
V. N. Navaratnam Lawyer Vallipuram Nallathamby Navaratnam was a Sri Lankan Tamil lawyer, politician and Member of Parliament.

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M. H. M. Ashraff is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
M. H. M. Ashraff Lawyer Mohammed Hussain Mohammed Ashraff was a Sri Lankan politician and founder/leader of the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress political party.

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V. Navaratnam is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
V. Navaratnam Lawyer Vaithianathan Navaratnam was a Sri Lankan Tamil lawyer, politician and Member of Parliament.

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K. Thurairatnam is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
K. Thurairatnam Kathiripillai Thurairatnam was a Sri Lankan Tamil teacher, lawyer, politician and Member of Parliament.

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T. S. Fernando is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Sri Lanka Law College Alumni
T. S. Fernando Justice Thusew Samuel Fernando, QC was a Sri Lankan judge and lawyer. He was a judge of the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka and Solicitor General of Ceylon. Fernando was educated at the prestigious ...more