Kunal’s area of practice involves regulatory proceedings before statutory authorities, tribunals, courts and constitutional & administrative law litigation. He is also into commercial litigation, except where the core dispute is sector specific.
He handles matters relating to tariff fixation, open access, cross subsidy surcharge, fuel supply disputes, challenging sub-ordinate legislations/ bye-laws, other disputes relating to energy sector, grant of various licenses/ approvals, evaluation of contractual arrangements as well as regulatory and legal framework to facilitate compliance and advising clients on various issues relating to the energy sector.
Kunal has been advising on various regulatory issues like eligibility of ports for grant of distribution licence, regulatory treatment of Indirect Taxes, interest and penalties levied thereon, expansion of existing generating capacity, termination of PPA, issues relating to Electricity Duty and various issues relating to generation and distribution of electricity.
He has also worked on general corporate commercial laws including the establishment of investment funds, private equity investment, foreign investments and advising clients on various aspects of Indian laws.
Some of the key assignments handled by Kunal are:
Kunal has a total experience of over ten years. Prior to joining JSA, Kunal worked with Nishith Desai Associates, Mumbai and with Senior Advocate Mr. Gopal Jain, Delhi.
Last Updated on 25th January 2019