Mr. Gihan Pilapitiya
The Public Trustee of Sri Lanka
Mr. Gihan Pilapitiya is a Bachelor of Law (LLB) degree holder of the prestigious University of Colombo. Having taken Oaths as Attorney-at-Law in 1998, he had directly joined the Attorney General’s Department as a State Counsel in the year 1999 for a period of four years (1999-2003). He had then joined the judiciary as a Magistrate in January 2003 and thereupon was promoted to the Post of District Judge. Mr Gihan Pilapitiya was then appointed as High Court Judge in Embilipitiya, Kandy as well as Kuliyapitiya which fulfills a period of service of 20 years in the official Bar (Attorney General’s Department) and in the judiciary. Consequently, he obtained a Secondment as the Public Trustee of Sri Lanka and is currently active in his position.