PONNIYA Nandakumar

Adjunct Associate Professor

LL.B. (NUS), Advocate & Solicitor (Singapore), Solicitor (England & Wales, UK), Attorney-at-law (New York, USA)

Principal, Baker & McKenzie. Wong & Leow
Email Address:;
Office Tel: (65) 6434-2663 
Office Fax: (65) 6779-0979 
Office Address

Baker & McKenzie.Wong & Leow
A member of Baker & McKenzie International, a Swiss Verein
Reg. No. 200010145R
8 Marina Boulevard
#05-01 Marina Bay Financial Centre Tower 1
Singapore 018981
Main: +65 6338 1888
Direct: +65 6434 2663
Fax: +65 6337 5100

Research Interests


Subjects Taught

International Project Law & Practice

Brief Biodata

Kumar read law at NUS and was called to the Singapore Bar in 1996. He has also been admitted to practice in England & Wales and New York. He is a Principal in the disputes practice of Baker & McKenzie.Wong & Leow in Singapore, and also leads the energy, mining and infrastructure (EMI)-related disputes practice within Baker & McKenzie globally. Kumar has a broad focus on dispute resolution, with particular expertise in international arbitration, commercial litigation, and corporate restructuring and insolvency. In particular, he is very well-regarded for his work relating to the areas of construction, infrastructure, energy and oil & gas projects. Kumar is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and also serves on statutory tribunals such as the Income Tax Review Board and the Law Societyís Inquiry Panel. He is a member of the Expert Panel of the Centre for Cross-Border Commercial Law in Asia (CEBCLA).

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Publication List