Vinod Kumar

Vinod’s practice focuses on dispute resolution. He has an extensive experience of handling general civil and commercial litigation, arbitration and public law remedies. He advises clients in the power sector on aspects relating to setting up and operating power plants, as also on diverse aspects of the Electricity Act, 2003 including compliances under the regulatory framework.

He has vast experience in handling transactions involving real estate and infrastructure development. He is adept at negotiating and enforcing commercial contracts. He has been involved in title and approval diligences over large extents of land. He has also advised in real estate debt transactions. 

He regularly advises on environmental compliances and allied environmental law issues.

Vinod has represented clients in matters relating to energy, infrastructure, insolvency, company law, real estate, banking, intellectual property rights and environment law.

Some of his recent assignments are as below: 

  • He has successfully advised and represented one of the leading soft-drink manufacturers in the country before the Madurai bench of the Madras High Court, in a writ petition filed against it, seeking the stoppage of river water supply to the manufacturer 
  • He has successfully advised and represented the Port Department, Government of Puducherry, in arbitration proceedings initiated by Pondicherry Port Limited, claiming a sum in excess of INR 10 billion towards damages on account of termination of a Concessionaire Agreement  
  • He has recently advised and represented a leading real estate fund, in arbitration proceedings, relating to disputes arising out of a shareholders agreement with respect to a large scale residential development project in Chennai

Vinod has been practising law since 1998.




  • Bar Council of Tamil Nadu


  • B.A.B.L., Dr. Ambedkar Government Law College, Pondicherry (1998)


  • English
  • Hindi
  • Malayalam
  • Tamil

Last Updated on 30th January 2019

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