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HPCL provides a platform for legal professionals to work in various facets of law. The Legal Department plays a pivotal role in enabling HPCL to navigate through various challenges in the industry. Our law officers are groomed to think, act and interact in ways that underline our organisation’s philosophy, system and culture. Every law officer is given varied exposure and numerous opportunities for growth in a culture of continuous learning and capacity enhancement.

Broadly, our officers are involved in:

  • Developing legal strategies for successfully resolving disputes, issues and cases keeping in view the policy guidelines of the Corporation.
  • Providing legal opinion to various functions within the Corporation.
  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating agreements and documents with respect to the business of the Corporation.
  • Drafting, vetting and finalising pleadings, petitions, applications etc. to be filed before various adjudicating authorities.
  • Representing the Corporation in mediations, arbitrations and other alternative dispute resolution bodies.
  • Briefing advocates and senior counsels appearing on behalf of the Corporation.
  • Training and sensitising officers in other departments on legal aspects.