About Us

Our Motto

"Unity and Service"

"Education is character, Service is Divine, Unity is Peace, Divine Service and Peace leads to Harmony"

Our Vision

"To develop a strong group of Women Lawyers to actively contribute for the administration of justice and equality in protecting the interest and rights of women."

Our Mission

  • To strengthen the Women Lawyers to become leaders in the legal profession and community
  • To facilitate and support in the creation of an equitable justice system to improve relations between the legal profession and the public
  • To promote and protect the interest and rights of women
  • To encourage a spirit of friendship and mutual support among the members
  • To create a networking forum for personal and professional development of the women lawyers
  • To promote and foster friendship and understanding among women lawyers of the world and other international professional bodies of women.


grant of a block of land to SLWLA

His Excellency the President Mr. Mahinda Rajapaksha has granted a block of land to SLWLA, at Mihidu Mawatha, Colombo 12, during the period of Ms. Chaturika Wijesinghe’s presidency,

All the Committee members were participated for the aforesaid event at Temple Trees, Colombo 03.
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Unfortunately, we were unable to initiate the constructions of the office premises of the Sri Lanka Women Lawyers’ Association due to lack of financial resources. We invite donors and their contributions to fulfill our goals.

Official Bank Account No: 063020037478 - Hatton National Bank - Hulftsdorp Branch

Special Moments

Sri Lanka Women Lawyers' Association
Ms. Chathurika Wijesinghe (President 2008/2010) with the First Lady, madam Shiranthi Wickramasinghe Rajapaksa, at Bodhirukkarama temple, Colombo 12, at the ceremony held in lieu of the Womens’ Day celebrations in March 2010.


Sri Lanka Women Lawyers' Association
Ms. Chathurika Wijesinghe (President 2008/2010) and the Committee, handing over a token of appreciation to the Chief Justice (then), Mr. Sarath Nanda Silva, PC in the year 2010.


Sri Lanka Women Lawyers' Association
Elected president(2010) Ms. Ridmika Dep (Middle) with Previous past presidents, Ms. Pushpa Nanayakkara, Ms. Padma De Silva, Ms. Indira Samarasinghe(PC), Ms. Chinthamani Balalle, Ms. Sita Wijayawardane and Ms. Surangani Joseph.


Committee 2010/2011

Sri Lanka Women Lawyers' Association
Seated from the left:
Ms. Chathurika Wijesinghe (Past President), Ms. Jayanka Kahawevithana (Assistant Treasurer), Ms. Pramuditha Senaratna (Treasurer), Ms. Yamuna Gunasekara (Co Vice President), Honorable Judge Kumuduni Wickramasinghe (Patron), Honorable Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake, Ms. Ridmika Dep (President), Ms. Bearney Alwis(Co Vice President), Ms. Sandya Thalduwa (Secretary), Ms. Sagala Abhayawickreme (Assistant Secretary), Ms. Indira Samarasinghe(Past President).

Standing from the left:
Ms. Pushpa Rupasinghe, Ms. Biyanka Jayasuriya, Ms. Hemamala Kumari, Ms. Nadeera Bogahadeniya, Ms. Imali Weerasinghe, Ms. Yasasri Nanayakkara, Ms. Priyanka Jayamanna, Ms. Purna Senaratna, Ms. Shamika De Silva, Ms. Chandrani Ranawaka, Ms. Sharmaine Madurasinghe, Ms. Sithara Meemanage, Ms. Swarna Jayaweera, Ms. Earandathi Kuruppu.

Committee 2008/2009

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Committee 2007/2008

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Committee 2005/2006

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Recent Events

Sri Lanka Women Lawyers' Association
Foreign Tour To Vietnam

A 09 day trip was organized by the Sri Lanka Women Lawyers' Association to Vietnam from 10th December to... Read More

~ 18th December 2016

Sri Lanka Women Lawyers' Association
Unvailing of The Notice Board in Hulftsdorp

Notice Board of Sri Lanka Women Lawyers' Association has been arranged near the Ladies Room of District... Read More

Sri Lanka Women Lawyers' Association
Annual Local Trip to Jetwing Yala on 8th & 9th October, 2016

Sri Lanka Women Lawyers' Association organized the local trip to Yala on 8th & 9th October and 53... Read More

~ 9th October, 2016

Sri Lanka Women Lawyers' Association
Meeting with Representatives Of US-Aid Consultancy Firm of "Checchi"

Mrs. Berney Alwis, president, Ms. Chathurika Wijesinghe, Past President and Ms. Priyadarshani Gunasena... Read More

~ 5th October, 2016

Sri Lanka Women Lawyers' Association
The Walk to Eradicate Drug Menace

Our Association together with the Gampaha Bar Association in collaboration with the Ragama St. Peter and... Read More

Latest News

Sri Lanka Women Lawyers' Association
54th Annual General Meeting - 2015/2016

The Annual General Meeting of Sri Lanka Women Lawyers' Association was held on 3rd December 2016 at the Kingsbury Hotel, Janadhipathi Mawatha, Colombo 01, presided over by Mrs. Berney Alwis, the President of the Association... Read More

~ 18th December 2016