SIMO & Co Solicitors was established in 2005 and has since been in practice serving individuals in the community in both their business and in their personal capacity.
Our main aim is to provide a high standard of legal service to our clients, provide value for money and to provide flexible services.
To ensure that we meet this goal all our services are provided by Solicitors, which means that you can be assured of fast, highest quality and straight forward service tailored to deal with your individual circumstances and needs.
We also provide more convenient legal services we offer flexible appointment times, so that you do not need to take time off work to see us.
The name SIMO came by combining the first two letters of its founding solicitors, being 'SI' from Sivapatham and 'MO' from Mohanakumari. SIMO & Co was originally established as a legal & accountancy firm in Sri Lanka in 1985. Since its inception SIMO & Co Solicitors has grown significantly specialising in many areas of practice and possess over 70 years of legal experience shared between the founding solicitors.
Sivapatham Seenithamby LLB
Sivapatham Seenithamby has 44 years of experience working in the UK and internationally as a solicitor, attorney-at-law, accountant and auditor.
Before he started working in the area of law he qualified as an accountant & auditor, working with various organizations internationally from 1974. The combination of accounting and law makes his services invaluable to clients. He started his court work with P. Sethukavalar, President's Council and V.C. Motilal Nehru, President's Council mainly in Human Rights, Company and Employment Law work.
Mohanakumari Sivapatham LLB
Mohanakumari Sivapatham has 37 years of legal experience working in the UK and internationally as a solicitor and attorney-at-law. Her experience extends to working for the International Chamber of Commerce Paris as an Assistance Registrar to the Arbitration Centre and was involved drafting the Arbitration Rules of this organization. She also worked for the Asian Pacific Tax & Investment Research Centre Singapore and International Fiscal Association, working for the Chief Executive and Governor. She was a Director of Accounting and Allied Services and has further worked with many banking committees and sub-committees. She started her court work with P. Navaratnarajah Q.C. and V.C.Motilal Nehru, President's Council.
Vengardesh Sivapatham LLB(Hons), LLM
Vengardesh Sivapatham has 6 years of legal experience as a solicitor. He has a masters degree in Commercial Leases and specialises in Business & Acquisitions and Commercial Property.
His combination of academic expertise and legal experience makes him ideal at working on high complexity files, particularly those concering multiple organisations and properties.