The Indian Lawyers Association (“ILA”) is a voluntary professional organization for the legal

professionals of India. Membership is open to lawyers, judges, professors, law students, and

others interested in the law and the legal profession. The ILA has been formed to shape the future of the legal profession throughout India. ILA is committed to enable opportunities for quality professional development, support the enhancement of equality in the legal profession, promote the delivery of justice, facilitate effective law reforms, and advance the rule of law throughout India.

ILA aims to support the legal profession by offering access to practical resources for legal

professionals to help improve the administration of justice, establish ethical codes, and develop a professional network. ILA promotes an exchange of information between the hundreds of ILA Chapters nationwide

Vision: A Country with a Clean Legal System Where Everyone Gets Timely & Appropriate Justice.
Mission: To clean the legal system of India in order to bring down the average time of case disposal to less than 1 year.

Aims & objectives of ILA


Goal I: Serve Our Members.

  1. Provide benefits, programs and services which promote members’ professional growth and quality of life.
  2. To provide mentorship and support for our regional chapters, and its members.
  3. To provide a platform for networking and professional development opportunities for individual law students and lawyers.


Goal II: Improve Our Profession.

  1. Promote the highest quality legal education.
  2. Promote competence, ethical conduct and professionalism.
  3. Promote pro bono and public service by the legal profession.
  4. Raise the repute of the profession of Law


Goal III: Eliminate Bias and Enhance Diversity.

  1. Promote full and equal participation in the association, our profession, and the justice system by all persons.
  2. Eliminate bias in the legal profession and the justice system.


Goal IV: Advance the Rule of Law.

  1. Increase public understanding of, and respect for, the rule of law, the legal process, and the role of the legal profession at home and throughout the world.
  2. Hold governments accountable under law.
  3. Work for just laws, including human rights, and a fair legal process.
  4. Assure meaningful access to justice for all persons.
  5. Preserve the independence of the legal profession and the judiciary.
  6. Provide access to a network of pro bono services.

ILA is a registered society under the Tamil Nadu Societies Registrations Act 1975.

75 Chapters

10,000 + Lawyers

3 Years


People at ILA

Gagan Kumar

Settlor, Krishnomics; President, ILA; Past President - ILA Delhi

Aaron Solomon

Managing Partner, Solomon & Co; President-Elect - ILA, President, ILA Mumbai

Ankita Sambyal

Founder and Managing Partner, Angina Legal and Tech Solutions

Avish Sharma

Founder & Partner, Prodigy Legal Founder, iPledges (a philanthropic initiative - website/application which helps companies utilize their CSR budget )

C. J. Joveson

Advocate, Bombay High Court Practices at Supreme Court of India, Kerala High Court, Goa Bench of Bombay High Court, Ahmedabad, and Calcutta Co-Founder, Canon & Craft, Advocates, Solicitors and Notaries

Darshan Upadhyay

Managing Partner, Stratage Law Partners, Advocates and Solicitors

Pinak Mitra

Lawyer, Kolkata High Court and the Supreme Court of India