Yudianta Medio N Simbolon, S.H, MHUM

Founded Simbolon & Partners Law Firm after his departure from one of Indonesia’s fast growing law firm, obtained his law degree from Padjadjaran University, Bandung. He is a holder of a postgraduate degree from the Gadjahmada University, Yogyakarta. Mr. Simbolon is a member of the Indonesian Bar Association and holds a license to practice in Indonesian Courts, Registered Capital Market Legal Consultant, Intellectual Property Consultant and he is also member of several law organizations international.

Before opening Simbolon & Partners, to complete his experiences and expertise, Mr. Simbolon joined the Indonesian Bank Restructuring Agency (IBRA). In this agency, Mr Simbolon has faced various types of legal matters with respect to the bank recapitalizations and asset resolutions. With more than a decade of experiences in the field of laws: general corporate and commercial law, foreign investment law, criminal, civil and commercial litigation, intellectual property litigation, energy and natural resources law, bankruptcy law, land & property law, insurance law, immigration law, banking and finance law, consumer law, labor law, maritime law, capital market law, alternative dispute resolution, debt recovery.

Mr. Simbolon enjoyed to provide his knowledge by making article, comments and awarded as contributor to local and international organization and firms for producing their books (i.e: Doing Business 2014-World Bank Group, Carter Ruck on Libel and Privacy Sixth Edition-Lexis Nexis). He speaks Bahasa Indonesia and English.

Firm Overview:

Simbolon & Partners Law Firm (“the Firm”) is one of young fastest growing Indonesian Law Firm. We provide comprehensive legal services for Companies and Individuals (“the Clients”).

Our vision is to be one of the largest law firms in Indonesia and always enriching and updating our knowledge in order to serve our Clients with proper legal advice.

Our mission is to provide aggressive, careful, diligence, high-quality and caring representation to the Clients.

Simbolon & Partners is Indonesian Law Firm with a high profile team of professionals which renders comprehensive legal services to Clients, both domestic and foreign to meet their interests.

Simbolon & Partners always maintain a good cooperation with our correspondence firm in other countries to obtain our Clients’ need when they are in need of legal services outside of Indonesia,. Therefore our Firm is becoming member of several international legal organizations.

Our Clients choose us because we are skilled practitioners who understand their goals, interests and their businesses as well as partnering with them to achieve the best solutions.

We are looking forward to welcome you to the Firm, highlighting a few features about our legal services and we hope sharing ideas for partnering with you.

Eric Pratama Santoso

Eric is the Partner leading the Corporate practice at the firm Indrawan Darsyah Santoso (IDS).

Eric regularly acts as Indonesian counsel in a multitude of M&A transactions, representing either side of parties in acquisition transactions, joint ventures as well as being lead counsel in merger and restructuring arrangements. He is mostly known for his skills in drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, entrusted by clients to take the forefront in often challenging and time-pressured transactions. He understands that clients want clear advice – however complex the issues – and that prompt response and direct accessibility are most valued.

With his creditable experience in dealing with cross-border transactions and multiple jurisdictions, he is adept in identifying the issues at hand and offer practical solutions, tailor-made to each client’s unique needs and long-term objectives. Eric has counseled clients in a variety of M&A matters, such as foreign shareholding restrictions, direct or indirect change of control, employment benefits triggered by change of ownership, closing conditions, representations & warranties, escrow/holdback arrangement, intellectual property ownership, limitation of liability, indemnification, governmental and third party consents, non-compete and non-solicit agreements, and choice of dispute resolution forum.

Eric is a member of Indonesian Advocates Association (PERADI) and Indonesian Association of Capital Market Legal Consultants (HKHPM).

Firm Overview:

Indrawan Darsyah Santoso (IDS) is an independent Indonesian firm established in 2013, when its founders decided to start a new venture, having amassed years of experience working in the biggest firm in Indonesia. The idea since the inception of IDS has always been to provide quality legal services at an international standard, by consistently providing direct accessibility, a client-focused approach, as well as timely and insightful advice.

Having been forged in a high-profile international environment, we are equipped with the experience as well as the know-how to adapt to worldwide market demands. We are able to work seamlessly in a global environment, and we relish the opportunity to assist in the most complex and challenging transactions. In every transaction, we seek to learn about the client’s specific requirements and then work in a way that is best suited to the client’s needs.

The collaboration of our lawyers creates a unique law firm able to provide a complete package of corporate, securities and dispute resolution legal services.

Insan Budi Maulana

Prof. Dr. Insan Budi Maulana SH, LLM is an expert in the field of intellectual property, unfair competition, dispute resolution, anti-trust, taxation and corporate matters. He is an advocate, patent attorney, an academician/lecturer in various universities, speaker in various seminar forums, and productive writer of articles and books.

As an advocate since 1986, Insan Budi now is the managing partner of Maulana & Partners Law Firm. He is one of the well-known advocates of Indonesia in Intellectual Property Rights, business competition law and is very experienced in handling IPR related work, such as the protection of trademark, industrial design, copyright and patent, as well as law enforcement to the court process. His clients are mostly from Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Brazil, South Africa, New Zealand, Germany, and many more.

As an IP lawyer and consultant, Insan Budi is a member of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI/Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle), a member of the Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APAA), a member of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA). In addition, he is also a founder of the Indonesian Intellectual Property Society (IIPS), the Foundation of IP Studies in Indonesia (FIPSI) and the IP Clinic Foundation.

He graduated from the Faculty of Law University of Indonesia in 1986. From September 1988 to March 1992, he received monbusho scholarship from Japan Government to be research student at Faculty of Law of University of Kagawa, Takamatsu, Japan. Then he completed the Lex Legibus Master (LL.M) program from the Faculty of Law of Kobe University, Japan, in 1992. In 1998, he successfully completed his doctoral program from the Faculty of Law Kobe University (Kobe Daigaku). In addition, Insan Budi also received scholarships from the Max Planck Institute, Munich, Germany as guest researcher in the field of intellectual property rights and anti-monopoly in 1994, 1996, and 1997.

Aside from being an advocate and IP Consultant, Insan Budi is also keen to transfer knowledge and experience through education. He is an academician/lecturer at Master of Notary Graduate Program of Faculty of Law University of Indonesia for IP; He gives lecture of Business Law in Master of Accounting Graduate Program of Faculty of Economics and Business University of Indonesia; gives lecture of IP and unfair competition at Faculty of Law University of Krisnadwipayana; Master of Law Graduate Program at Faculty of Law, University of Surabaya; Doctoral Program at Faculty of Law University of Sebelas Maret (UNS) Solo, and also gives lecture at Master of Accounting Graduate Program of Faculty of Economics University of Riau; and IBII Jakarta. Furthermore, in 2007, Insan Budi confirmed as Professor of Law from Faculty of Law University of Krisnadwipayana. Besides in Indonesia, Insan Budi also gives a public lecture at Faculty of Law Doshisha University, Kyoto on September 30, 2013 and at the Faculty of Law Hanyang University, Seoul on December 16, 2013.

He often becomes speaker in various seminars, especially about IPR and business competition law. He is also very active in conveying his ideas and thoughts both in the form of scientific articles published in domestic and foreign journals as well as in book form. Among the approximately 20 published titles are Problematika Bisnis Hak Cipta, Paten, Merek, dan Franchise/Business Matters of Copyright, Patent, Trademark, and Franchise (1993), Undang-Undang HaKI Indonesia/Indonesian Intellectual Property Laws (2004), Lindungi HaKI Sekarang Juga/Protect Intellectual Property Right Now (2005), Politik dan Manajemen Hak Kekayaan Intelektual/Politics and Management of Intellectual Property Rights (2009) , A-B-C Desain Industri: Teori dan Praktek di Indonesia/ABC of Industrial Design: Theory and Practice in Indonesia (2010). In addition, Insan Budi is also one of the contributors to the book Patent Claim, Interpretation, Global Edition 2012/2013/Patent Claim, Interpretation, Global Edition 2012/2013 with Edward E. Manzo as editor-in-chief, and one contributor to Kyōsōhō no Riron to Kadai (Theory of Competition and Problems)/Kyōsōhō no Riron to Kadai (Teori Persaingan dan Masalah) as the commemoration of 70 years Prof. Akira Negishi, Professor of Law Faculty of Law, Kobe University, Japan published by Yuhikaku, Japan, 2013, entitled The Implementation of Antimonopoly Law in Indonesia, First Decade-Thereafter. On March 2018, Insan Budi and Emilie Flohil wrote Perbandingan Singkat Perlindungan Merek di Belanda dan Indonesia/A Brief Comparion of Marks in the Netherlands and Indonesia.

Meggy Parengkuan

Meggy is a Master of Law graduate from the University of Indonesia. In 2001, she joined Grant Thornton, which became Moores Rowland in 2003, as Head of Legal Department. Later she established law firm Mabel and Associates, associated to the Marccus Partners alliance.

Ms Parengkuan majored in corporate and foreign investment laws; she and her team assist foreign investors in establishing and registering legal entities with the various government departments and institutions, including all the other legal aspects usually required within the foreign investment process.

She is also well-versed in property and labour law. A an early stage, Meggy was involved in revising the system for the Indonesian Land and Building tax, as a member of the team which led to the implementation of the new system in 1990.

Practice:

A different player in auditing, accounting and outsourcing, tax, legal and advisory, business and human right services in Indonesia.

Moores Rowland was established in 1991, since that time the firm has grown to be one of the top audit, outsourcing, tax, legal and advisory services providers in Indonesia with offices in Jakarta and Bali.

Moores Rowland employs 450 highly skilled and dedicated professionals serving a wide range of multi-sector clients consisting of large Indonesian companies, SMEs and subsidiaries of large international groups and NGOs, government organizations, bilateral and multilateral aid agencies.

With nationals from Indonesia, the United States, Belgium, France, United Kingdom, Malaysia, Japan, India, Canada and the Philippines, our team of highly qualified professionals is representative of the Moores Rowland’s melting pot, which fits perfectly with the Indonesian cultural diversity.

We value long-term business and personal relationships and strive to strengthen them through each new assignment.
We can draw from Praxity’s Alliance offering a wealth of advantages, particularly to companies aiming for international expansion. Our partners can personally recommend their counterparts in other offices around the world, who will ensure solutions that fit your needs.

Junarto Tjahjadi

Junarto Tjahjadi is the Managing Partner of Tjahjadi & Tamara and got his BSc, in accounting from Tarumanagara University, Jakarta, Indonesia in 1987. He is former partner of Ernst & Young and member of Indonesian Institute of Certified Public Accountants. In 2004, he set up his public accounting firm and merged with other firms and become Tjahjadi & Tamara in 2011.

Tjahjadi & Tamara:

Our firms has 5 partners and more than 100 professional staffs. With such strong and solid resources, the Firm has expanded its reach by serving clients from various fields, both domestic and overseas, in a wide spectrum of business activities most notably are publicly listed companies in Indonesia, prominent local group of companies and many other domestic and foreign investment companies. It is our commitment to achieve excellence in every aspect of our practice, and to become our clients’ partner of success. Our practices in Jakarta and Surabaya.

T&T is an independent member firm of Morison KSi, a global association of leading professional service firms, serving the cross-border accounting, auditing, tax and consulting needs by clients. Morison KSi has 157 member firms, in 84 countries. Morison KSi is rank No. 10 under Associations of Independent Firms issued by International Accounting Bulletin.

We provide a wide range of services, including accounting and auditing, tax reporting and compliance, tax advisory, management consulting, transaction advisory and international security offering. In the past few years, the growth and development of the firms is tremendous.

Dhani Maulana Pattinggi

Dhani Maulana Pattinggi is a partner in our leading energy practices. He has broad experience in Indonesia mining and oil & gas matters. He also advises in relation to investment in the Indonesia electricity sector, including geothermal and hydro.

Dhani’s experience includes advising:

  • BP on all aspects of the sale process by way of auction of its 46% operating interest in the Offshore North West Java PSC in Indonesia concluding in the sale of the interest of PERTAMINA
  • Mitsubishi Corporation on the US$350 million acquisition of a strategic 19.9% interest in Medco Energi., a large Indonesian listed oil & gas company including due diligence and structuring advice
  • Malaysia Smelting Corporation on matters related to its Indonesian tin mining and smelting business for the purposes of its secondary listing on SGX
  • Credit Suisse on US$275 million term loan facility refinancing to Energi Mega Pratama for refinancing of EMP Kangean PSC
  • Rio Tinto on negotiation of its proposed contract of work for a very large, long term nickel project in Lasampala, Sulawesi
  • Koba Tin (and its shareholder, Malaysian Smelting Company) on various matters arising for its tin mining operations and expansion program
  • Newcrest Mining Limited and Nusa Halmahera Minerals on the establishment, financing, operations and corporate matters of the Gosowong gold project (and Togaruci expansion project) on Halmahera Island, Molaccas, in joint venture with Aneka Tambang, Indonesia’s state general mining company
  • Mitsubishi on the Senoro LNG plant in Sulawesi with Pertamina and Medco

Firm Overview:

Hiswara Bunjamin & Tandjung is consistently recognised as one of the leading commercial and corporate law firms in Indonesia, specialising in protection of foreign investor interests, both in transaction and contentious situations. In addition to our top tier corporate, finance and projects expertise, we also have a specialized disputes practice focusing on representing the interests of foreign corporations and financial institutions who are involved in contentious and regulatory issues in Indonesia.

We provide high quality, innovative Indonesian legal services to an international standard, based on informed and commercially relevant local knowledge. All our partners are experienced Indonesian corporate and commercial lawyers with many years’ experience advising clients across all the major Indonesian market sectors.

Our client base includes some of the largest multi‐national corporates and financial institutions. Over many years, we have acted for these clients on many of the largest and most sophisticated transactions in Indonesia, including M&A, corporate finance and capital market transactions, restructurings project. Our energy and natural resources team is regularly ranked as one of the leaders in their field by independent legal directories, advising global energy and resources clients on numerous major transactions and projects, particularly in oil and gas, mining and power projects.

Hiswara Bunjamin & Tandjung enjoys a long-standing association with leading international law firm, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP. We regularly work with teams from relevant Herbert Smith Freehills offices throughout Asia and, with their other offices in the UK, Europe, Australia and the Middle East. This long-standing association is the basis for our highly successful integrated Indonesia‐international platform and provides our clients with access to Herbert Smith Freehills global resources and support network including the support of a specialist Indonesia Practice team in Singapore.