Louis M. Kodumal
Mr. Kodumal is a graduate of Boston College (B.A., Economics and Political Science, 1992) and the University of Pittsburgh School of Law (J.D., 1995). He has been admitted to the state bars of New Jersey (December, 1995) and Pennsylvania (January, 1996), as well as to the U.S. District Court, District for New Jersey (December, 1995); U. S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania (February, 1997); U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit (September, 2000); and the U.S. Supreme Court (March, 2009). He is a member of the Pennsylvania and Delaware County (PA) Bar Associations. Mr. Kodumal has extensive experience representing the Redevelopment Authority of the City of Chester and the Redevelopment Authority of the City of Coatesville in matters involving urban redevelopment, eminent domain, inter‐governmental cooperation, and related issues of law. He has been awarded a BV® Peer Review Rating by Martindale‐Hubbell.
Mr. Kodumal’s land use and real estate project experience includes development of a multi-national corporate headquarters; financing of municipal park and waterfront recreational improvements; negotiation and drafting of land acquisition and grant agreements for development of a professional sports stadium; and negotiation and preparation of leases, sales contracts, licenses, easements, and other documents for industrial, retail, restaurant, professional office, and other commercial and residential uses. Mr. Kodumal has represented clients before a wide range of governing bodies, zoning hearing boards, planning commissions, tax assessment appeal boards, and other boards and agencies. He has served as a lecturer on residential and commercial lease matters, as well as landlord & tenant law, for the Real Estate Practices Committee of the Delaware County Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, the National Business Institute, and other groups. Mr. Kodumal currently serves as Vice-Chair, Real Estate Division, of the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Real Property, Probate, and Trust Law Section Council, and has previously served as Treasurer and Secretary for the Council. His volunteer activities with the Delaware County Bar Association include service as a Juror for the High School Mock Trial program, as well as past membership on the Bar Association’s Law Day Committee. Mr. Kodumal is a past member of the Board of Directors of the United Way of Southeast Delaware County, and has previously served as Silent Auction Co-Chair for the Clara Barton Ball Committee of the Southeastern Pennsylvania chapter of the American Red Cross. He resides in Upper Providence Township, Delaware County, Pennsylvania and has served on the Township’s Ethics Committee.