I am an Attorney-at-Law with over two decades of experience in the practice of law in courts, and a passion for working in development projects, including poverty reduction and the informal economy in particular. Founder & CEO of LexEcon Consulting Group (www.lexecongroup.com) - a legal consulting company based in Colombo, Sri Lanka with a global reach. In operation since 2007 to date. Founder of Global Trade Guardian, an online e-contracting support service for international traders operating in the B2B (business-to-business) space. URL: https://www.globaltradeguardian.net/. (2012– present) Founder of LEEG-net (Legal & Economic Empowerment Global Network), a pro bono initiative launched in January, 2017 with the objective of advancing the achievement of United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. URL: https://www.leeg-net.org/.