L&T Group General Counsel Mr. Hemant Kumar has been awarded the ‘GC Influencers India 2019’ by Chambers and Partners, a London-based research firm specialising in providing a guide of top lawyers and legal firms across the globe.
Chambers and Partners’ GC Influencers 2019 ranked the most influential General Counsels presently working in the Indian market. The ranking drew from the extensive independent market research carried out by its professional team of researchers. While selecting the name of GC, the team identified the following key areas in which GCs have displayed substantial influence:• Effective management and development of an in-house team.• Navigation of substantial business projects such as M&A or strategic business change.• Development of litigation strategy and understanding the pressures faced within industry.• Bringing diversity & inclusion and CSR to the forefront of industry. • Ability to influence and respond to regulatory change.
Mr. Kumar received the award at a function held in Delhi on February 14, 2019.