Barrister: Sangeetha Iengar

Year of Call: 2009

Sangeetha Lengar’s practice predominantly focuses on immigration, human rights and public international law.

Sangeetha is an advocate known for her persuasive oral style and astute analytic writing skills.

Sangeetha has published policy papers and reports on a broad range of human rights, rule of law and migration issues. She is also accustomed to speaking on rule of law and immigration matters, and has conducted several trainings and lectures on a variety of access to justice and human rights issues.


  • English (native)
  • Tamil (fluent)
  • French (fluent)
  • Hindi (conversational)
  • Spanish (conversational)
  • Arabic (written only)

Appointments & Memberships

  • Access to Justice & Legal Aid Committee
  • Asia Pacific Regional Forum
  • Bar Human Rights Committee
  • International Bar Association

Education & Qualifications

  • Diplock Scholar, Middle Temple
  • BVC, BPP Professional Education
  • Graduate Diploma in Law, City University
  • MA English Literature, Oxford University
  • BA (Hons) English Literature, Oxford University
  • International Law (summer fellowship), Harvard University