Dr Chandrika Subramaniayan

Solicitor and Barrister
Supreme Court of New South Wales


Founder-Success Lawyers and Barristers,Australia
Editor-Tamil Australian Monthly

Founder Member
Global Advisory Board

International Lawyers' Forum
Indian Law Associates (ILA)

Dr Chandrika Subramaniyan is a Senior Solicitor and Barrister in the Supreme Court of New south Wales and High Court of Australia, Before starting her Law Firm SUCCESS, she practised with many law firms in Sydney.

Dr.Chandrika Subramaniyan completed her Masters of Law (LLM) from Queensland University and Bachelors of Laws (LL.B) from University of Western Sydney.

She has been teaching for tertiary students at TAFE NSW since 2004.She is also teaching Criminology at University of Western Sydney

Dr Chandrika Subramaniyan is the editor of Tamil Australian monthly form Sydney which is highly regarded and regularly attends community groups, media and academic forums to as a presenter on various legal issues. Dr. Chandrika Subramaniyan is a regularly featured writer, for many ethnic media in Australia. Dr. Chandrika Subramaniyan is a member of several legal and professional organizations. She is active in the community service sector in NSW and Offer ProBono services at Sydwest Multicultural Services in Blacktown for needy clients.


• Woman of the West 2012 – University of Western Sydney, Australia
• Highly Commended Award 2011 –Women Lawyers Association , Australia
• Nominee for Justice Award 2009 – Law and Justice Foundation , Australia
• Commercial Negotiations 2013 – Distinction  
• Law Foundation - Butterworth’s Award , High Distinction
• Human rights and International Law – Distinctions
• Winner- Best Community Service-    Individual - Commonwealth Bank Award

  • Justice Medal-In 2009 she was nominated for the most prestigious award from the Law and Justice Foundation for her outstanding contributions to the migrant communities.
  • Appreciating her services Women Lawyers Association NSW , sponsored by Law Society awarded this prestigious award and Chandrika is the first sub continent woman to achieve this.
  • COMMONWEALTH BANK SOUTH ASIAN SMALL BUSINESS AND CULTURAL AWARD-Her firm has received the South Asian Small Business and Cultural Award which from Bharthiya Vidya Bhavan Australia and Commonwealth Bank recognizing her outstanding contributions to migrants in Australia.
  • BUTTERWORTH’S AWARD-Notable among her many awards and recognition , Chandrika Subramaniyan has achieved the prestigious Butterworth’s Award for her outstanding academic achievement in her law studies.

Dr. Chandrika Subramaniyan holds many prestigious memberships in Legal and Social Organizations:-

  • • Advisor  Justice Department advisory –NSW
  • • Panel Member, Kualalampur Regional Centre for Arbitration  
  • • Panel Member, Indian Council for Arbitration
  • • Member, Australian Mediation Association
  • • Member,  Law Society of NSW
  • • Member, Australian Corporate Lawyers Association
  • • Member, Microsoft Training
  • • Member , Australian Lawyers for Human rights
  • • Member , the Migration Institute of Australia
  • • Member, Australian Lawyers Alliance
  • • Member, Indo Australian Chamber of Commerce
  • • Arbitrator – Indian Council of Arbitration
  • • President – INCODIR – Australian Chapter