Savantha De Saram

Asian Alliance Partner, Sri Lanka Colombo Office


Savantha is the Senior Partner at D. L. & F. De Saram and was called to the Bar in 1999. His main practice areas are corporate and commercial law, projects and infrastructure, as well as banking and finance. He has also done extensive work in the areas of securitization, information technology, admiralty, real estate, shipping, and international trade.

Savantha’s academic and professional qualifications are:

  • LLB (Hons), Holborn Law College London, 1997
  • Attorney-at-Law, Supreme Court of Sri Lanka, 1999
  • Of Lincoln’s Inn, Barrister-at-Law (England and Wales), 1998

Savantha is ranked as a Band 2 Notable Practitioner under Chambers Asia Pacific (2021) in the practice category of Corporate/Commercial. He is also ranked as a Leading Individual in the practice category of Corporate and M&A published by Legal 500 (Asia Pacific, 2021 Edition).


Additional Info

  • Languages

    English, Sinhala