Founding Partner

Jakarta, Indonesia

Distinguished Practitioner




Practice area:

Dispute resolution

Ignatius Andy graduated cum laude in 1992 from Parahyangan Catholic University and started his legal career at Makarim & Taira S concentrating on commercial dispute resolutions and corporate commercial matters. He joined Hadiputranto, Hadinoto & Partners (“HHP”), correspondent office of Baker Mckenzie in Jakarta, in 1996 in banking & finance practice group and later he played significant role in establishment and leadership of the HHP’s litigation practice group. He became partner of HHP in 2001.

In July 2004, Ignatius Andy established Ignatius Andy Law Offices (“IALO”), which has been recognized as prominent boutique law firm in Indonesia for years. IALO grows substantially due to rapid expansion of its legal services and clients base. IALO focuses its practice on anti-trust issues, dispute resolution, as well as corporate and commercial matters. IALO’s dispute resolution and corporate commercial services include domestic/international and complex civil and commercial proceedings, bankruptcy, suspension of payment, business competition judicial proceedings, domestic and international arbitration, debt restructuring and corporate and commercial transactions.

As acknowledgement of the high quality services, Ignatius Andy and IALO have received various reputable awards as leading lawyer and law firm of the year for dispute resolution, litigation, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution, corporate, finance and financial transaction, industrial relation issues, and business competition practice, by among others Asialaw Leading Lawyer, Asia Business Law Journal, Chambers Asia Pacific, Corporate-INTL, Asian-Mena Counsel, Monthly Finance Global Awards, Legal Comprehensive Law Award, DealMakers, M&A Global Rankings, LawyerIssue Awards, Global Law Experts, Lawyers World Law Award, The Legal 100, TheLegal500, Who’s Who Legal, Benchmark Litigation, etc. Ignatius Andy is also listed as the 100 prominent lawyers in Indonesia for more than 5 years.

During his professional practice, Ignatius Andy has been representing and assisting numerous clients e.g. Danone, Procter and Gamble (P&G), World Bank, Coca Cola, Carrefour, Newmont Corporation, Unilever, L’Oreal, Exxon, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Nestlé, Prudential, Manulife, IBM, Citibank, PT Astra International Tbk, PT Vale Indonesia Tbk, Sanofi – Aventis, Kraft Foods International, Indofood, Dupont, DOW Chemical, Pfizer, GlaxoSmithKline, Caterpillar, UBS, Credit Suisse AG Singapore, Telkomsel, Shopee and Kempinski.

Currently, Ignatius Andy is listed as Arbitrator at the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC), Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC), China Maritime Arbitration Commission, Indonesian Arbitration and Mediation Centre (PAMI), Borneo International Center for Arbitration and Mediation (BICAM), and member of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) International Court of Arbitration. This prestigious election marks another international recognition of our reputation in performing legal profession and we believe that it will also benefit all of our clients accordingly in resolving commercial disputes in international settings.

  • Competition & Antitrust
  • Dispute Resolution & Litigation
  • Restructuring & Insolvency
  • General Business Law 

  • Consumer Goods & Retail
  • Energy
  • Industrials
  • Manufacturing & Transportation
  • Mining & Infrastructure
  • Technology
  • Media & telecommunications 

  • Indonesian Advocates Organization (PERADI)

  • Arbitrator at Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC);
  • Arbitrator at Indonesia Centre for Arbitration and Mediation;
  • Arbitrator at China Maritime Arbitration Commission;
  • Arbitrator at Borneo International Center for Arbitration and Mediation (BICAM);
  • Alternate Member of International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) International Court of Arbitration;
  • Member of Indonesian Arbitrators Institute;
  • Member of International Bar Association (IBA);
  • Member of International Pacific Bar Association (IPBA);
  • Member of the Indonesian Law Graduates Association.

  • Bachelor of Law, Parahyangan Catholic University, Indonesia