Assegaf Hamzah & Partners

Indonesia

Analysis

Overview

Aided by Rajah & Tann’s regional network, Assegaf Hamzah & Partners is a leading force in transactional work including banking and finance, capital markets and corporate and M&A work. Since the firm’s inception in 2001, Assegaf Hamzah & Partners continues to expand and deliver top-tier law services to international and local clients alike. Its dispute resolution practice, co-headed by Eri Hertiawan and Chandra Hamzah, is also acclaimed. Ibrahim Sjarief Assegaf and Ahmad Fikri Assegaf are some key contacts.

Client feedback 

Their extensive past experience benefited our case greatly. – Banking and finance 

Very responsive and professional, and knowledgeable in the area.” – Capital markets 

Professional work and quality.” – Real estate 

Eko Basyuni 

Very good client management. Professional, responsive and knows us well. Gives good legal advice. 

Kanya Satwika 

Approachable and willing to listen. 

Aji Suryo Utomo 

Has solid time and work management skills. 

Tax

Work highlights 

Advised Indonesia Infrastructure Finance, Indonesia’s leading infrastructure financing and advisory institution, on taxation matters regarding its global bonds.. 

Key clients 

Rukun RaharjaSamsung Electronics Indonesia, Siden 

Labour and employment

Work highlights 

Assisted Imerys in handling a police report and health and safety issues. 

Key clients 

Clariant Plastics and Coatings Indonesia, Traveloka IndonesiaTyco Electronics 

Intellectual property

Work highlights 

Represented Sumber Alfaria Trijaya and Midi Utama Indonesia in an appeal before the Supreme Court to defend allegations of copyright infringement brought by two private citizens. 

Key clients 

Amaan Indonesia Sejahtera, Columbia Asia Healthcare, Morinaga Milk IndustrySasa Inti 

Dispute resolution

Work highlights 

Representing Vale Indonesia in a breach of contract lawsuit against Lusiana Group Indonesia before the District Court of Palopo. 

Key clients 

Garuda Indonesia, Indonesia Airasia ExtraTirta Investama, Tokopedia 

Restructuring and insolvency

Work highlights 

Acted as lead counsel to Sarana Multi Infrastruktur in relation to the government’s investment under the National Economy Recovery Program. 

Key clients 

Bank Maybank Indonesia, Sumberdaya Sewatama 

Corporate and M&A

Work highlights 

Acted for Gojek as Indonesian counsel on its acquisition of Moka Teknologi Indonesia, an Indonesian start-up providing a cloud-based point-of-sale system called Moka. 

Key clients

Kalbe FarmaMandiri SekuritasNeuroncreditNirvana Wastu Pratama, Triputra Investindo 

Capital markets

Work highlights 

Assisted CCBI, a subsidiary of China Construction Bank Corporationone of the largest banks in the world by market capitalisation, with increasing its capital by way of a rights issue to its shareholders. 

Key clients 

DCI Indonesia, Indointernet, Medco Energi International, Soho Global Health 

Competition/antitrust

Work highlights 

Representing Meratus Line before the Supreme Court in defending against the KPPU’s decision on price fixing.  

Key clients

Aplikasi Karya Anak BangsaSalam Pacific Indonesia LinesSemen Indonesia, Sinochem Investment 

Banking and finance

Work highlights 

Advised Mastercard on its strategic investment in the series B funding round of DigiAsia, an Indonesian fintech and digitalisation company aiming to democratise financial services for the Indonesian public.  

Key clients 

Alim Investindo, Flymoto Investments, Growmoto KendallHybrid Capital, ND Investments

Construction

Work highlights 

Advised Star Energy Geothermal Salak and Star Energy Geothermal Darajat II, the largest geothermal power producer in Indonesia, on the issuance of dual tranche senior green project bonds worth $1.1 billion. 

Key clients

Aneka Tambang, Pelabuhan Indonesia MaspionPenjaminan Infrastruktur Indonesia 

Technology and telecommunications

Work highlights 

Advised Genomik Solidaritas Indonesia on the establishment of the first PCR testing laboratory in Indonesia. 

Key clients 

Advance AI GroupAplikasi Karya Anak Bangsa, Synagie Corporation