Abhay Kumar has completed his LL.B. from Law School, Banaras Hindu University ,Varanasi and then after LL.M. from Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University Lucknow having with First Class First Rank in the University and awarded Gold Medal for the same. He has also qualified UGC NET Examination for Lectureship. Prior to joining National Law University Odisha (NLUO), he had served as a faculty member at Hidayatullah National Law University Raipur (C.G.) and National University of Study and Research in Law, Ranchi (Jharkhand) and before that he was practising as an advocate in Jharkhand High Court, Ranchi.
His current area of interest is Corporate Laws, Intellectual Property Rights, Environmental Laws and Taxation as well. He has participated in various Conferences, Seminars, Workshops, Symposium etc. organised by Law Schools in India.