Mads Ekanayake holds an LL.M from London School of Economics and an LL.B from London Metropolitan University. He completed his professional Legal Practice Course at London College of Law.
After completing his training contract and qualifying as a solicitor at the global law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (London office) in September 2001, Mads continued to practice at FBD as a specialist construction lawyer for a further eight and a half years.
In March 2009 Mads left FBD (where he was a Senior Associate) to join the partnership at Finers Stephens Innocent. He was Head of Construction & Engineering at FSI from March 2009 until he formed his own consultancy in November 2012.
Mads is a member of the Law Society of England & Wales (SRA ID: 226659).
Mads has extensive experience in advising on the smaller and major complex projects including on a number a very high profile and iconic buildings in the City of London. During his time at FBD and FSI Mads advised: