Maj. Gen. (Prof.) Nilendra Kumar
After his training at the National Defense Academy and Indian Military Academy, he was commissioned in Regiment of Artillery in December,1969. Took part in Indo-Pak war,1971 on the western front.
A product of Lucknow University, he was transferred to the Judge Advocate General’s department in 1982 where he served for next 28 years. He was Judge Advocate General of the Indian Army from 2001 to Nov 2008. He was awarded VSM and AVSM.
He headed the Amity Law School, Noida from August 2009 to July 2016. The school was selected for the coveted Institutional Excellence Award 2013. He teaches Interpretation of Statutes, Law Poverty and Development, Professional Ethics and Media Law.
He is a prolific writer having authored 16 books of which many have seen multiple editions. He has presented papers at conferences in India and abroad. He regularly appears as a panelist/expert on TV/radio.
He has been nominated by the Speaker, Lok Sabha to the Management Advisory Committee of the Lok Sabha TV and to the Internship Advisory Committee Lok Sabha. He is a Director of International Society of Military Law & Law of War. A member of International Society of Law Deans