Our Team



Our consultations primarily take place in German, English, or Sinhalese. However, upon request, we can also provide services in additional languages such as Tamil, Arabic, and Italian.

Mrs. Lawyer Maheshi Edwards (Mag.-iur.)

Position: Attorney-At-Law & Managing Director of the Law Firm MLC


Home Country: Sri Lanka


Native Language: Sinhalese


Title: Magistra iuris (Mag.-iur.)


Consultation Languages:

  • Sinhalese
  • German
  • English

Educational Background:

  • Highschool: Advanced Level, Sri Lanka
  • Collage: Mettingen, Germany
  • Legal Studies: Heinrich-Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany
  • Introduction to Italian Law and Italian Legal Language
  • Supplementary Program in Anglo-American Law
  • Seminar Paper: Tax Law
  • Postgraduate Studies in European and German Commercial and Corporate Law
  • Economics, Fernuni Hagen (Graduation still pending)
  • Language Diploma in the German Language (Großes Deutsches Sprachdiplom)
  • Qualification for the Judiciary in Germany
  • Specialist Lawyer Course in Immigration Law (Immigration and Emigration Law)

Professional Experience:

  • Chair of Civil Law, Commercial, and Business Law at Heinrich-Heine University (Student Assistant)
  • State Examination Office for Medicine, Psychotherapy & Pharmacy – North Rhine-Westphalia, Düsseldorf District Government (Government Employee)
  • Düsseldorf Regional Court (Trainee Lawyer)
  • Neuss District Court (Trainee Lawyer)
  • Düsseldorf Public Prosecutor's Office (Trainee Lawyer)
  • Düsseldorf Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Trainee Lawyer)
  • Düsseldorf District Government (Trainee Lawyer)
  • Prominent private Law firms in Meerbusch, Düsseldorf, and Gelsenkirchen, Germany

The Secretariat 

The secretariat is here to assist you with scheduling appointments and providing general information. However, please note that the secretariat is not authorized to provide legal advice. For legal questions, please contact the secretariat, which will then forward your inquiries to the lawyer so that you can receive a prompt response. The secretariat is available to assist you regularly in Sinhalese, English, and German. For other languages, please send us an inquiry.

We assist you in

  • German
  • English
  • Sinhala


Postfach 27 01 16, 40524 Düsseldorf 

+49 (0) 211 361 18 759  | kontakt@kanzlei-mlc.com