KV, as he is generally known, is a Senior Partner and the head of the Firm’s Gurgaon office. An accomplished litigator with more than 24 years’ experience, KV represents clients in complex commercial disputes and contentious matters both in India and overseas.
KV’s core strength lies in the fact that he is well versed in both criminal and civil litigation / arbitration and is an ideal choice of lawyer to handle white-collar cases with parallel civil and/or regulatory aspects and devise an appropriate holistic strategy for the client. His expertise in handling these dual aspects of disputes involving both civil and criminal litigation also makes him a favoured lawyer with business clients.
Several matters argued by KV have resulted in judgments which have had significant impact, particularly on the infrastructure and construction industry.
Besides his litigation practice, KV is regularly sought by clients to advise on complex contractual, legal and regulatory issues, and is known for rendering practical and solution-oriented advice to his clients. He also regularly advises clients on labour and employment issues and has been authoring articles on such issues for Human Capital (a prominent magazine dealing with HR Management).
He has in-depth knowledge of laws and regulations that govern, and issues that concern the pharmaceuticals sector, and is also widely regarded as an expert in environmental laws and regulations.