SDS Advocates (“SDS” or “Firm”) is a full service law firm which was founded in July 2013 in Bombay and is built around the needs of the clients and focused on delivering advice innovatively, efficiently and cost-effectively. The firm faceted in inculcating ethics that best suits clients need and works towards satisfaction of clients. The firm has over a period of time followed high level of legal practice to get justice for several clients in the field of Litigation and Corporate Laws. Our focus day by day is to grow, as the clients would entrust more responsibility and give the firm an opportunity to produce the desired result. Since our inception we have developed mechanism for efficient services. We have earned our reputation on the simple philosophy of personal and prompt service and advice relevant to the modern practical requirements of business.

Our areas of expertise in Banking & Finance, Power & Energy includes DRT Litigations, High Court, Litigation including due diligence, Project Finance, Synidication of Documents. The Firm also speciallize in advising investments in Power Projects, Preparing Multi Year Tariff Petitions, Network Roll Out Plan with Financial Moduling, Parallel License Applications, Power Purchase Agreements, Annual Revenue Requirement Petitions (ARR), Litigations under Electricity Act, 2003 and various facets of Energy Law. SDS also advises clients on Finance that includes Working Capital Facility, Term Loan, Retail Lending, Project finance, Real estate finance including Construction Finance and Lease Rental Discounting, External Commercial Borrowings, participation in FCCBs, risk participation,securitisation, equipment financing, trade credits, syndicated deals, etc. Also advised lenders on syndication, secondary trading of debt and events of default and restructuring. We assist corporates on designing their financial products and advise them on General corporate and commercial laws and prepare simple, easy and crisp documentation.

The firm provides litigation service which includes appearance in Supreme Court of India, Bombay High Court and various other forums like Maharashtra State Regulatory Commission, Appellate Tribunal for Electricity, New Delhi, Central Administrative Tribunal, Labour Laws, Company Law Tribunal (CLB), Securities Appellate Tribunal, Income Tax Tribunal and Debt Recovery Tribunal

The firm’s territorial operations cover other High Courts of the country besides Delhi High Court, including Mumbai, New Delhi, Kolkata and Bangalore. Check our services here.

Subir Kumar

Founder & Managing Partner

Mr. Subir Kumar founded the firm with the belief to provide practical, quick solutions while resolving complex disputes. He has been appearing in Supreme Court of India, Bombay High Court and various other forums like Maharashtra State Regulatory Commission, Appellate Tribunal for Electricity, Debt Recovery Tribunal, Central Administrative Tribunal, Labour Laws, Company Law Tribunal (CLB), Income Tax Tribunal and Debt Recovery Tribunal and corporate areas including Foreign Venture Capital, Drafting Agreement etc.

Mr. Kumar has experience predominantly in general civil litigation and corporate matters with appearances before various courts in India. He has worked extensively on Writs, property disputes and related litigation, company law matters, arbitration, testamentary matters, Family Laws, excise and income tax matters along with criminal matters including economic offences. He has also been instrumental in Drafting Distribution Franchise Agreement for ESSAR Power and advised ESSAR Power on their various transactions.

Mr. Kumar has excellent drafting and negotiation skills and has drafted various agreements for the banks, companies and governmental bodies..

Practice Areas

  • Arbitration.
  • Power & Energy.
  • Banking & Finance.
  • Securitization & Asset Reconstruction & Litigation.
  • Oil & Gas Agreement.
  • Employment/Labour Law.
  • Corporate & Commercial Transactions.
  • Criminal Law.
  • Direct and Indirect Taxation.
  • Capital Markets & Securities Laws.
  • Insurance.
  • Intellectual Property.


Office Address

521 & 521A, 5th Floor, 
Commerce House, 
Nagindas Master Road,
Kalaghoda, Fort,
Mumbai 400001

Connect With Us:

Tel:   +91(0)22-22661166

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