Group General Counsel
Larsen & Toubro Limited
Hemant Kumar is currently Group General Counsel of Larsen & Toubro Limited. Hemant is a veteran in Litigations and Arbitrations both under Indian and International Laws/Acts, specially catering to Mining, Power, Land, Factory, Industrial, Telecom, Infrastructure, Commercial Transactions, Energy (Oil), Coal and Iron Ores, IPR, Property Tax, National Green Tribunal, Competition Laws, etc.
With more than 3 decades in the legal profession, Hemant has been a Government Advocate and has worked with Reliance ADAG, State Bank of India, Steel Authority of India (SAIL), JV Company NTPC and SAIL, among others. Hemant is also associated with all three business chambers of India, i.e., ASSOCHAM, CII, & FICCI. An LLB Gold Medalist, Hemant has won several National Awards and is also the recipient of Jawahar Award, one of SAIL’s prestigious awards, and T. P. M. Awards for five consecutive years, among others. He was actively involved in the drafting of the new Mining Bill 2011.