Kerala Law Academy

Alumni Association

The Dayanand College of Law with a good standing of 45 years of yeoman service in imparting legal education, produced a galaxy of legal luminaries who are occupying positions of well repute at State and National Levels.

The informal Alumni Association of the College has been contributing for the advancement and growth of their Alma Mater at various levels. The enthusiastic wards who entered the portals of the College have forged an indelible factual connection with their Alma Mater and inextricable connections of the Alumni with the Alma Mater cannot be severed by time or distance.

The Institution cherishes the achievements of its Alumni and considers its Alumni an important stake holder and partner and the best supportive system in its journey towards the becoming a center of excellence.

Institution is keen to maintain a very warm and cardinal relationship with the Alumni and constantly looks forward to their support in contributing to the shaping of the Institution and its ethos. In the light of the advancement and the changing patterns in legal education and academic programmes, the members of Alumni who are in the legal professional at Bar and Bench ought to play a vital role in guiding the students in their career and profession.

The College Alumni Association is a dynamic and a strong support system of the College which helps the College in arranging Internship, Placements, Workshops and Seminars. The Alumni members also give suggestions through feedback and periodic meetings regarding the developments. College has a vibrant Alumni Association, which consists of the practising advocates, judicial officers, judges, professionals, businessmen and so on. Some of the illustrious members of Alumni are also members of IQAC and contribute for the Institutional overall development.

Dayanand Study Circle’ is constituted in collaboration with Alumni Association on 24th September 2011 to facilitate the discussion on contemporary socio legal issues and to have the research oriented projects in Law field by students.

Some of the contributions of the Alumni are highlighted here in below.

  • Bringing their professional experience to the classroom as guest faculty.
  • Providing valuable input in curriculum design to make learning more meaningful.
  • Participating in exchange of ideas on academic, legal, cultural and social issues of the day.
  • Students are provided internship in the office of senior Advocates of the local Bar who are the members of the Alumni.

Dayanand College of Law Alumni Association

Office Bearers

1) Adv. Shri. S.V. Tapadiya – President

2) Adv. Shri P.T. Dhage – Vice-President

3) Adv. Shri V.V. Dixit – Secretary

4) Adv. Shri A.M. Nimburge – Treasurer

5) Adv. Shri. Ashish Bajpai – Co-Ordinator

Executive Members

1) Adv. Shri P.B. Ardhye

2) Adv. Shri S.S. Utage

3)  Adv. Shri Bhalerao D.N.(Asst.AGP)

4)  Shri Rajesh Dongarwal

5) Adv. Amar Jadhav          

6) Adv. Anita Mekhale

Dr. Mrs. Annie John

Principal, Dayanand College of Law – Ex.Officio Honourary President

Prof. B.B. Patil –

(Faculty Member, Dayanand College of Law) - Organizing Secretary

The major activities undertaken by the Alumni Association during the last two years :

The dynamic and enthusiastic Alumni at the local Bar in Latur are constantly in touch with the College and ready to render every sort of support in various academic programmes. The Alumni conducted various programmes and delivered lectures for the benefit of the staff and students of the College in various seminars.

Conference on “Probation of Offenders Act and the Probation Laws”

On 18th March 2012, one day conference on Probation of Offenders Act and the Probation Laws was organized by the Alumni Association in collaboration with District Legal Services Authority. Hon’ble Justice Shri Nirgude Anand of Aurangabad Bench, Mumbai High Court was invited as the Chief Guest and delivered key note address. The District Judge Latur and all the members of Bench and Bar attended the conference. There was an active interaction between the students and Resource Persons.

Workshop on ‘Internship’ – 10th July 2012

The proud Alumnus Hon’ble Justice Shri Ambadas Joshi conducted a special programme on ‘Internship’ for the benefit of staff of the College. The District Judicial officers and the local leading members of the Bar are also invited to contribute their reflections on Student Internship Programme. It was also suggested by Hon’ble Justice to conduct special training programme for the students to enhance communication and advocacy skills.

One day workshop on Examination of Handwriting and Fingerprints

The Alumni Association organized one day workshop on “examination of Handwriting and Fingerprints,” in collaboration with District Bar Association on 26th Nov.2012. Dr. Ulhas Athale, an expert in study of Handwriting and Finger prints in criminal proceedings delivered a lecture on the theme of the workshop.

Various Avenues Open in Legal Career

On 23rd Feb 2013 the Alumni Association conducted one day workshop on “Various Avenues Open in Legal Career.” Senior Advocate Shri. Sudhakar Avhad, a reputed personality in career guidance for law students delivered the Key note address as the chief guest.

Golden Jubilee Alumni Meet

On the eve of the Golden Jubilee Celebrations of the Society, a grand Alumni Meet was arranged on 26th May 2013. Hon’ble Justice Shri. Ambadas Joshi of High Court of Maharashtra and Goa delivered the address as Chief Guest . A Large number of Alumni including a galaxy of legal lumanaries attended the meet. Dr. Shivraj Nakade former Vice Chancellor BAMU and the founder Principal of the college was felicitated. The following proud alumni like Shri. Shivkumar Dighe, District Judge, Shri, P.M.Joshi, Regional Environment Pollution Control Board, former Principals, Professors and several others participated and they were also felicitated in a grand manner by the college. The meet ended with thrilling entertainment programmes performed by the students. Porf. B.B.Patil, the Organizing Secretary and the senior faculty, took the pride in proposing vote of thanks.

Activities Of Alumni Association PPT