He was a postgraduate in Mathematics and a graduate in law. He was one of leading lawyers of the Trivandrum Bar. Apart from his practice as a lawyer in different courts in Trivandrum, he worked as the Legal Advisor to the University of Kerala for about 2 decades and is a member of faculty for law in University of Kerala. He was Legal Advisor to many Public Sector Enterprises in Kerala and Commercial Banks. He held the post of District and Government pleader in Thiruvananthapuram District and was the special prosecutor for Narcotic Control Bureau, Government of India. He was very active in Trade Union Movements and was holding responsible positions of different trade unions. The association with the University of Kerala gave opportunity for interaction with academicians of repute and thus conversant with various facets of running an Educational Institution. The intimate knowledge gained during the legal advisorship with University gave the confidence to Sri. Jayachandran Nair for starting an Educational Institution. In fact he was instrumental in giving shape to proposals of many in the educational field in Kerala and was the chairman of the S.H.M Engineering College, Kadakkal. He expired on 5th December 2011.