Lawyers should have more light than sound – Senior Advocate HS Thangkhiew

Aditya AK December 1 2015
Hamarsan Singh Thangkhiew

Hamarsan Singh Thangkhiew is much sought after in the north-eastern state of Meghalaya. In this interview with Bar & Bench’s Aditya AK, the Senior Advocate HS Thangkhiew talks about the evolving legal practice in Shillong, Sixth Schedule matters in the North-East, and more.

Hailing from the Khasi Hills District, a tribal area under the Sixth Schedule to the Constitution, Thangkhiew’s family had no lawyers. In fact, he took up law after witnessing the prolonged legal battles his mother fought.

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