All India Law Students' Association

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All India Law Students Association
अखिल भारतीय विधि छात्र संघ
Abbreviation AILSA
Motto "Justice to all"
Formation August 16, 2008; 5 years ago (2008-08-16)
Type Student organisation
Purpose To contribute to legal education and foster mutual understanding and to promote social responsibility among law students and young lawyers; also providing legal aid to the needy
Headquarters New Delhi
Location 423/424, New Rajinder Nagar, New Delhi
Region served
Official language
English, Hindi
Manas Dowlani
Main organ
Executive Council of AILSA
Parent organization
All India Bar Association[1]
Volunteers 10,000 and above
Remarks AILSA is the india's largest independent, non-political and non-profit making law students association

All India Law Students Association (AILSA or अखिल भारतीय विधि छात्र संघ) is a non-profit association of students and lawyers who are dedicated to the promotion of welfare of law students all over India. AILSA provides students with opportunities to interact with legal professionals in an international arena. The organization's activities include academic conferences, publications, the global coordination of student organizations, seminars, providing free legal aid. etc.[2][3]


Presidents of the Association are selected by the AILSA Executive Council. Recently, the Executive Council passed a unanimous resolution selecting Mr. Manas Dowlani of Government Law College, Mumbai as the President of the national body, in an unopposed contest.

Past Presidents
Year Name University
2008–2009 Neha Gupta Bhartiya Vidyapeeth University (Pune)
2009–2011 Suresh Sharma Faculty of Law, Jamia Millia Islamia (New Delhi)
2011–2012 Siddharth Nayak NALSAR University of Law (Hyderabad)
2013 [4] Manas Dowlani* Government Law College (Mumbai)



Dr. Adish Aggarwala, President, International Council of Jurists;[5] Chairman, All India Bar Association; Special Counsel, Government of India; Ex. Vice - Chairman, Bar Council of India is the patron of the organisation.