The late Surendranath Nair was born on 31 January 1938. He read law at Lincoln’s Inn and was admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya on 11 December 1963. He then practised in his own law firm of Nath & Co. until 1980 when he sold his practice and left for Australia. In early 1994, he returned and resumed practice in Kuala Lumpur and practised as a sole proprietor under the name of D S Nath until his demise on 13 December 1995. He is greatly missed by his family and friends.