Cumara Kamalacumar



Cumara Kamalacumar is an Associate in Selvam LLC’s Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution team.

Cumara is a disputes lawyer who handles a range of litigation and arbitration matters. Cumara focuses on complex commercial disputes, restructuring & insolvency litigation, professional negligence claims, and white-collar crimes.

Cumara argues various contentious applications in the High Court, including: substantive originating summonses, mareva injunctions, stays of execution, striking-out applications, restructuring and insolvency related applications. Additionally, Cumara has experience with trial advocacy, including cross-examination of material witnesses and making closing submissions.

Cumara is fluent in English and Tamil.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • International Arbitration


  • Advocate & Solicitor to the Supreme Court of the Republic of Singapore


  • Durham University, LL.B. (Hons), 2nd Upper, 2016


  • Selvam LLC - Associate, 2018-present
  • Selvam LLC - Trainee, 2017-2018


Selected Reported Decisions and Publications

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