Dr. Arun Mohan, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India
Dr. Arun Mohan is a Senior Advocate of long standing, who started as a trainee in 1968 and enrolled as a lawyer in 1970. In 1982, at the young age of thirty-three, he was designated ‘Senior Advocate’. He has practised in a wide field of litigation, including subjects like partition, succession, specific performance, real estate and property development. He continued to have a busy practice till 1998, when he shifted his focus to research on finding out the ‘why’ of court delays and conceiving ways on how to ensure justice delivery to the masses at minimal cost and in minimal time. 1999 onwards, he has devoted most of his time and energy, and even resources, to it. His main project ‘Justice, Courts and Delays’ is dedicated to the cause of justice delivery to the masses in the country. Delivery of timely and affordable justice is essential for economic growth and social welfare.