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Kartik Kumar

Kartik Kumar

Advocate
Bengaluru
Summary

Enthusiastic commercial attorney eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Clear understanding of contracts, drafting, and legal issues. Motivated to learn, grow and excel as an in-house counsel in any industry.

Overview
14
14
years of professional experience
7
7
years of post-secondary education
4
4

Years of in-house experience

Work History

GM – Legal & RERA Officer

Puravankara Limited
2017-01 - 2021-01
  • Completed project registrations to ensure compliance with relevant regulations.
  • Collaborated with heads of finance, architecture, projects, sales, and marketing as well as senior management to achieve timely project launches.
  • Used critical thinking to break down problems, evaluate solutions and make decisions.
  • Offered friendly and efficient service to all customers, handled challenging situations with ease.
  • Increased customer satisfaction by resolving customer document issues.

Of Counsel

Murthy & Kumar
Feb-2005 - Dec-2016
  • Conducted legal research and conferred with colleagues with subject matter expertise to develop strategies and arguments in preparation for presentation of cases.
  • Drafted services agreements, software development agreements, and licensing agreement, amongst others on clients' behalf by balancing objectives and legal requirements and prohibitions.
  • Prepared and reviewed contracts and other legal documents following applicable regulations.
  • Created and finalized contracts for SaaS and customization deals with customers.

Independent Legal Consultant

Jayaram & Jayaram
Mar-2007 - Nov-2011
  • Provided legal advice to variety of small and mid-sized businesses.
  • Counselled listed Indian precision engineering company on GBP 9 million acquisition of UK based aerospace and engineering company including guidance on funding documents for transaction as well as GBP 5 million acquisition of UK assets of Sauer Danfoss.
  • Advised Australian medical consumables manufacturer in structuring and concluding joint venture and patent license agreements with Goa based Indian partner.
  • Counselled Italian auto components manufacturer in structuring and formalizing a majority stake in joint venture with Delhi based Indian partner including drafting and concluding technology license agreement and management service agreement.
  • Advised Indian subsidiary of Axentis Inc on USD 6.5 million acquisition by Wolters Kluwer International.

Associate

Trilegal
Jan-2001 - Feb-2003
  • Offered in-house training to company personnel on relevant aspects of law.
  • Drafted and reviewed various agreements, contracts and other legal documents for companies in the Information Technology sector.
Transactional Experience
  • Lead and closed negotiations for the license and customization of Operations Support Systems (OSS) from Clarity International Australia.
  • Worked closely with the business and sales teams at Reliance Infocomm in drafting, negotiating and closing – (a) software licenses, (b) interconnect agreements, (c) franchise agreements, (d) services agreements, (e) franchise agreements, and other supporting agreement to commercially leverage network capabilities.
  • Advised a Mauritius based entity on the acquisition of a Bangalore based IT services company.
  • Advised a listed Indian precision engineering company on its acquisition of a UK based aerospace and engineering company, including guidance on funding documents.
  • Advised Australian medical components manufacturer in structuring their joint venture with an Indian partner, which included drafting and negotiating technology licensing agreements.
  • Advised leading Italian auto components manufacturer in formalizing their joint venture with an Indian partner, which included drafting technology license, technology transfer, and services agreements.
  • Advised listed Indian company on commercial, legal and technology issues relating to long term purchase and supply agreements, build-to-print manufacturing agreements and related commercial documentation.
  • Advised a Mauritius based investor on the acquisition of a Bangalore based IT services company.
  • Advised Italian food grade plastics manufacturer in setting up their manufacturing facility in India, which included structuring their entry strategy, borrowings, real estate advisory, and general corporate commercial advice.
  • Advised Bangalore based real estate aggregator on all matters associated with their land holdings, including but not limited to joint developments, title due diligence and certification for large land parcels and risk mitigation strategy.
  • Advised Bangalore based civil and power infrastructure services provider on pre- tender documentation, teaming strategy and agreements and agreements entered into pursuant to successful government bids.
Education

B.A LL.B Law

University Law College, Bangalore University
1995-01 - 2000-01

Pre-University College National College
1993-01 - 1995-01
Skills
Documentation
Drafting
Legal
Negotiating
Processes
Real Estate

Legal expertise

Drafting complex legal documents

Affiliations

Enrolled as an Advocate at the Bar Council of Karnataka in 2000

Additional Information
  • Represented University Law College at the Willem C.
  • Vis Arbitration Moot held in Vienna.
  • Led the Bangalore delegation of the YMCA at Model Parliament conducted in New Delhi and nominated Speaker of the house.
  • Always on the look-out for the next Do-It-Yourself project at home.
Work Availability
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Timeline

GM – Legal & RERA Officer

Puravankara Limited
2017-01 - 2021-01

Independent Legal Consultant

Jayaram & Jayaram
Mar-2007 - Nov-2011

Of Counsel

Murthy & Kumar
Feb-2005 - Dec-2016

Associate

Trilegal
Jan-2001 - Feb-2003

B.A LL.B Law

University Law College, Bangalore University
1995-01 - 2000-01

Pre-University College National College
1993-01 - 1995-01