Profile, MANIK SINHA, Editor-in-Chief
MANIK SINHA ( MANIK CHANDRA SINHA ) s/o Late Prof. J.P. Sinha, M.Sc., LL.M.
(Banaras Hindu University), Former-Dean, Faculty of Law, Dr. R.M.L. Avadh University, Faizabad,
SENIOR ADVOCATE, GOVT.OF INDIA, High Court, Lucknow and Former- Hony. Juvenile
Magistrate (1st Class), Juvenile Court, Faizabad for 15 years since 25-10-1988.
Enrolled as an Advocate by the U.P. Bar Council , Allahabad on 19-03-1993. Advocate,
High Court, Lucknow Bench, Lucknow. About 32 years standing with specialization in Constitutional
Law, Service Laws and Income Tax matters for last more than about 30 years.
Contested over one dozen landmark cases resulting into laying down the laws by the High
Court, Lucknow Bench, Lucknow, which were reported in various Law Reports.
Senior Standing Counsel in the High Court:(1) Dr. R.M.L. Avadh University, Faizabad,
(2) Narendra Dev University of Agriculture & Technology, Kumarganj, FAIZABAD, (3) Chandra Shekhar
Azad University of Agriculture & Technology, Kanpur, (4) Dr. B.R. Ambedkar University, Agra,
(31.3.03 –20.4.05), (5) U.P. Technical University, Lucknow.
ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS Awarded “Social Scientist of the year -1999” Award in the field
of “LABOUR & SERVICE JURISPRUDENCE ” by the National Environment Science Academy, New
Delhi in a function Chaired by Hon’ble Mr. Justice H.R. KHANNA , Judge (Rtd.) of the Supreme Court
of India, Fellow, National Environmental Science Academy, New Delhi, Fellow, Indian Academy of
Social Sciences, Allahabad and Member, U.P. State Legal Aid & Advice Board, Lucknow ( 1984-89 )
PUBLISHED PAPERS: (i) “DISMISSAL & REMOVAL OF A CIVIL SERVANT ON PROBATION”
Banares Law Journal Vol. 14, 1987, (ii)“STREAMLINING OF THE ADMINISTRATIVE PROCESS:
RE-STRUCTURING OF THE CIVIL SERVICE” -Journal of Indian Academy of Social Science Vol. I
No. 3-4 (1978) Allahabad, (iii)“LEGAL EDUCATION IN U.P.”- INDIAN BAR REVIEW Vol. X No.2,
(1983), (iv)“PRESS FREEDOM & INDIAN DISILLUSIONMENT ”- “The Pioneer” Daily , Lucknow
dated 26-05-1983, (v)“DR. JUSTICE P.N. BHAGWATI : A MASSIAH FOR THE POOR”- Souvenir of
National Seminar on Legal Aid, 1986 and Article “-INTERFERENCE OF BAR COUNCIL OF INDIA
IN LEGAL EDUCATION: ITS LEGALITY AND JUSTIFIABILITY” in LEGAL EDUCATION IN INDIA
IN 21ST CENTURY, published by the Faculty of Law, University of Delhi.
INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR : Paper on “ROLE OF JOURNALISTS IN AVERTING DANGERS
OF WAR IN INDIAN OCEAN ”International Organization of Journalists, Paris at Delhi in Sept.1984..
NATIONAL SEMINARS; Paper on “LAW & SECULARISM IN INDIA” Indian Academy of Social
Science at Varanasi in 1976, Paper on “FORMULATION OF LEGAL AID CLINIC- SOME SUGGESTIONS”
Seminar Organized by Govt. of U.P. on 18-10-1981,Paper on “STREAMLINING THE
ADMINISTRATIVE MACHINERY”- UGC Seminar at B.H.U. Varanasi on 05-02-1977, Paper on
“IDENTIFYING LEGAL IMPEDIMENTS ON ACCELERATING RURAL DEVELOPMENTS IN INDIA
” Seminar on Indian Academy of Social Sciences , Allahabad , at Kanpur on 02-08-1978, Paper
on “RURAL DEVELOPMENT & ENVIRONMENTAL LAWS” National Seminar on National Environmental
Science Academy & Annamalai University at Waltair in June , 1989, Paper on “RIGHT TO
RECALL THE LEGISLATORS”- Seminar of Indian Academy of Social Sciences, Allahabad on 14-12-
1983, Paper on “AIR & SOUND POLLUTION IN INDIA” Seminar of Legal Aid & Advice Board
. U.P. at Lucknow on 19-03-1983, Paper on “SOCIAL JUSTICE AND LEGAL AID MOVEMENT”-
University Grants Commission Seminar at Faizabad on 06-12-1986, Paper on CHALLANGE OF
COMBATING THE HAZARDS OF WATER POLLUTION-A LEGAL PERSPECTIVE: National Seminar
organized by Dr. R.M.L. Avadh University, Faizabad in 27-7-2013 and Paper on EVOLUTION
AND DEVELOPMENT OF HUMAN RIGHTS AND ITS ENLARGEMENT THROUGH JUDICIAL
DELINEATION: UGC Seminar at Faizabad on 07-12-1013.