Managing Partner

Palma One, 3rd Floor Suite 308
Jl. HR Rasuna Said Kav. X2 No. 4
Jakarta 12950

(+61 21) 5226772

Notable Practitioner



Practice area:

Capital markets

Principal practice areas/industry focus: Banking & Financial services, Capital market, General corporate, Corporate M&A

Career highlights: Hendrik Silalahi is a founding and managing partner of William Hendrik Esther. With years of experience and a range of legal skills and knowledge, Hendrik is qualified to provide effective and efficient service toward his clients in a number of industry sectors. Hendrik has extensive experience, especially in mergers & acquisitions and capital market. He has advised in a broad range of corporate and commercial matters, including equity capital markets, business sales and acquisitions, regulatory compliance, Tax law, corporate governance, foreign investment laws and regulations and general corporate advisory work. 

Through his law firm, Hendrik, along with his team, has been identified as one the leading IPO law firms in Indonesia for the number of IPO listings in 2019. He has also acted on several high profile M&A transactions in Indonesia. With a background spanning across assorted fields and being involved with numerous transactions, Hendrik is known for his dedication and commitment, making him successful in many legal transactions. Hendrik also represents and advises several well-known Indonesian State-Owned Enterprises on some of the most challenging aspects of their legal transactions. 

Graduated from the University of Indonesia in 1997, his prior senior in house experience gives him a unique ability to provide clients with guidance on matters that directly impact business growth. His clients represent a wide range of industry sectors, including aviation, energy, banking and financial institutions, insurance, telecommunication, manufacturing and hospitality.

Hendrik Silalahi is a registered Advocate in PERADI (Indonesia Advocate Association), allowing him to practice within the territory of the Republic of Indonesia.

Asialaw Notable Practitioner 2021 in Banking and Finance, Capital Markets