Lawyers Nepal

Sanu Laxmi Gasi

: Madhyapur, Bhaktapur
Contact No
: 6637998
Mobile No
: 9841395922
Law Firm
Practice Area

Academic Qualifications: -


  • Bachelor's degree in Law 1995-1998, Tribhuban University, Nepal Law Campus, Kathmandu, Nepal, Major subjects: Human Rights, Public International Law, Jurisprudence, Constitutional .
  • Intermediate in Law (I.L.), 1991-1993, Tribhuban University, Nepal Law Campus
  • School Leaving Certificate ( 1990 ), HMG Board of examination Nepal


Professional Work Experience (20 Years)


  1. Training and Advocacy Trainer, Consortium for Women Rights (CWR) (January 2010 to till now) includes conduct trainings, develop manuals on human rights, Women’s right, anti-trafficking, advocacy, leadership development, litigation with stakeholders, activists, policy makers, UN agencies and survivors
  2. Legal Advisor at Action Works Nepal August 2010 to date where providing all forms of legal activities such as counselling GBV women, assisting court cases, trainings, awareness raising etc
  3. Consultant Lawyer of Women Rehabilitation Centre (WOREC Nepal) in July 2010 to 30th  May, 2012 )includes  legal counseling to GBV survivors,  filed the cases to courts as and when required
  4. Legal Officer at Women Rehabilitation Centre (WOREC Nepal)  March, 2009 – Jan ,2010 included field trip for legal aid across Nepal for all forms of GBV cases who seek legal treatment, documentation, litigations, and filed other GBV cases, press released, legal research, networking with other legal organization, community meditation etc
  5. Legal Adviser at Information Counseling and Legal Assistant (ICLA) : Norwegian  Refugee Council ,Feb 2007 – Feb 2009 included legal planning, providing legal counseling, filing cases, litigation, capacity building of the communities, reporting, facilitating of trainings and workshops etc
  6. Legal Aid Lawyer, National Women Commission (NWC) Feb 2006- Feb 2007 included facilitate legal trainings, provide legal services, represent NWC at various forums etc
  7. Legal Aid Lawyer Central Women Legal Aid Committee/ Mainstreaming Gender Equity Program/United Nation Development Program.( CWLAC/MGEP) July 2002- Feb 2006  included reaching out GBV women at village level, trainings, awareness raising on legal concerns, files the GBV cases etc
  8. Legal Aid Lawyer at Legal Aid and Consultancy Centre (LACC) Jan 2001 to June 2002 documents the GBV cases, prepare legal documents for filing the cases, counseling of survivors etc.
  9. Legal Aid Lawyer at Women Society and Legal Service Dec 1995 - Dec 2000 included acted as mediator, provided legal aid, legal literacy program, field trips and reporting.
  10. Nomination for the N- peace Award 2014 in thecategory of’ Untold Stories.




  • Participation in a training on "Women Lawyers' Mentoring Project", Conducted by Legal aid and Consultancy Centre from 2nd March 1993-August 1993


  • Participation in "NGO Establishment and management Course"( Participatory Training on Advocacy, Leadership, Communication, Presentation, Project design and proposal Writing Skill, Organized by Legal Aid Consultancy Centre 8th November 1995


  • Participation in a training on " Training for Practicing Lawyers on Violence Against Women organized by Ministry of women children and social welfare/ Mainstreaming Gender Equity Program/ UNDP from 7th April 2003.


  • Participation in "Counseling Skill Orientation Training Programme" organized by Ministry of women children and social welfare/ Mainstreaming Gender Equity Program/ UNDP and conducted by Sahara Paramarsha Kendra from 15th to 19th August 2003.


  • Participation in a training (TOT) on “Constitution Assembly", Conducted by Community Action Centre Nepal from 2007 Till before election 2009.


  • Participation in a training on ' Family Planing and Health Skill Development Programme (Level2" Conducted by Population  survives International (PSI Nepal)


  • Successfully completed "Basic Security in the field staff Health And Welfare" Conducted by United Nation.


  • Participation in a training on 'Professional Competency Development Programme' Conducted by ODC.


  • Participation in a training TOT on 'Gender ' Conducted by NRC.


  • Participation in 7th days (45 Hours) training on "Basic Training on Mediation" Conducted by National Judicial Academy (NJA).


  • Participation in 4th days  training on "Advance Training on Mediation" Conducted by National Judicial Academy (NJA).


  • Participation in 7th days (45 Hours) training on Defence Lawyers" Conducted by Nepal Bar Association. (NBA).


  • Participation in Advance levelTraining on Enhancing Litigation Skill on 18th  july to 21st july 2011 by Jointl Women Lawyers Center of Supreme Court Bar and Appellate Court BarPatan.


  • Lawyers Training in Constitutional Law And Participatory Constitution Building Process hold in Kathmandu from 6th may to 10th may 2013 Organized by the Nepal Bar Association with technical supportfrom UNDP/SPCBN.


  • Participated in the Trainning/Workshop on ’Transitional Justice” Organized byNational Human Rights Commission Nepal held on 22nd feb. to 23rd feb,2013.


  • Participated in a various seminars and workshops on gender and development, women's rights, CEDAW, CRC, Human rights, Girls Trafficking, Constitutional Law, Labour Law, Refugee and Internal displace person rights



Professional Affiliation:


  1. Member, Appellate Court Bar Association.
  2. Member Women Society Legal Service, Bhaktapur.
  3. Member, Center for Legal Educational Awareness Rising To the Rural Poor (CLEAR)
  4. Trainig Facilitator Member, Community Action Centre Nepal .( Constitution Assembly)
  5. Member, Consortium For Women Rights (CWR)
  6. Member, Women's Rehabilitation Centre (Worec)
  7. Member, Shree Dyoma Jagat Bridhashram Bode, Bhaktapur (Old Age Care Centre Bode)