Abhinav Kumar

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Abhinav has over 12 years of experience in capital markets practice.

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Qualifications

  • 2008 B.A. LL.B., National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS), Kolkata
expertise

Expertise

Practice Areas

  • Capital Markets

He primarily focuses on a variety of equity capital markets transactions including initial public offerings, follow-on offerings, rights issues, QIPs, preferential issues and a variety of secondary trades.

Chambers and Partners 2019 and 2020 has recognised and noted that he is “extremely responsive and gives nuanced advice” and “is very supportive”. Indian Business Law Journal has recognized Abhinav for “constant and careful explanation, and strong advice on negotiations and legal requirements”. Abhinav is also a guest faculty for the securities law course conducted by Government Law College, Mumbai.

Professional Experience

  • Qualified Institutions Placement by ICICI Bank Limited in August 2020.
  • Rights issue by Aditya Birla Fashion Retail Limited in July 2020.
  • Qualified Institutions Placement by Avenue Supermarts Limited in February 2020.
  • Rights issue by Piramal Enterprises Limited in January 2020.
  • Rights issue by Vodafone Idea Limited in May 2019.
  • Secondary trades by Standard Life Aberdeen of shares held in HDFC Life Insurance Company Limited and HDFC Asset Management Company Limited in 2019 and 2020.
  • Qualified Institutions Placement by Bajaj Finance Limited in November 2019.
  • Dollar bonds issuance by Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone limited in July 2020, 2018 and 2016.

Awards & Recognition

  • ‘Notable Practitioner’ for Capital Markets: Equity, IFLR1000, 2020 & 2021
  • ‘Up and Coming’ Capital Markets Lawyer in India, Chambers & Partners, 2019 – 2021

Memberships

  • Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa, India

Qualifications

  • 2008 B.A. LL.B., National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS), Kolkata
expertise

Expertise

Practice Areas

  • Capital Markets