Menara Standard Chartered 19th Floor
Jl. Prof. Dr. Satrio No. 163, Jakarta 12930, Indonesia
Tel: (+62 21) 2553 2019
Fax: (+62 21) 2553 2020
Current position: Founding and managing partner
Practice area/industry focus: Securities and capital markets, M&A and banking & finance
Career highlights: Melli Darsa is the founding and managing partner of Melli Darsa & Co, an Indonesian firm established in 2002. She holds a basic law degree from the University of Indonesia, and a master of law degree from Harvard Law School. With 26 years’ experience, Melli has been the key attorney for some of the most complex and high profile transactions in Indonesia since the Asian financial crisis of the mid-1990s, and up to recent times. She is one of the most experienced M&A and securities practitioners in Indonesia, having represented the government in its bond offerings, and leading private equity firms in their Indonesian investments.
Melli serves as vice chairperson of law and regulation of the Indonesian Chamber of Commerce. She also a member of the honorary supervisory board of the Capital Market Lawyers’ Association, and is the vice chair of the board of experts of PERADI (Indonesian Bar Association).
Asialaw Leading Lawyer 2016 in Banking & Finance and Capital Markets