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Please check out the article in Asian Legal Business, December 2018 Edition on Dealmakers of Asia , where W&P was quoted. The article, among others, reports W&P’s view of the surprising fact of active Indonesian M&A activities in 2018, particularly in industrials and consumer goods and service and W&P’s market prediction in 2019 as well as analysis on the anticipated (new) 2019 Negative List, which expected to liberalise more than 30 business previously restricted or limited to foreign to 100 percent foreign investment.

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As end of 2018 is approaching, it is time to look back to W&P’s first year, which is truly a blessed year for all of us at W&P. W&P are honored to have clients trusted W&P as their legal counsels as  it is W&P’s core belief to provide clients only with the best legal supports. W&P are also very humbled to have some of W&P’s lawyers to be shortlisted by various independent ranking researchers, including by Chambers Asia-Pacific, IFLR1000, Asia Business Law Journal, Asian Legal Business and Asialaw. Here are few examples of client’s feedback W&P have received with gratefulness in 2018.

 

W&P’s managing partner Mr. Luky Walalangi received recognition in the recently-published 2019 edition of Chambers Asia Pacific as a leading individual for Corporate/M&A in Indonesia and as a recognized practitioner .
To achieve this at W&P’s first year, we are truly humbled for the blessing, and we continuously extend our gratitude to all clients for their continuous support and trust.

 

W&P’s partner Ms. Miriam Andreta was one of the distinguished speakers at 6th Annual Indonesia ADR & Regulatory  Summit held at Mandarin Hotel Jakarta on December 6th 2018, where she explained and elaborated Indonesian Merger Report and the expected changes and amendments in the future. The Summit was opened by Mr. M Husseyn Umar, the Chairman of BANI and there were 76 participants registered for the Summit, including various multi-national companies, international and domestic banks as well as Indonesian SOEs.

 

Please check out Asia Business Law Journal’s newest article Out of time? , which provides a deep and comprehensive analysis and summary of interesting insights from various Indonesian legal practitioners into ongoing reform of Indonesia’s business law environment,  regulatory changes, the expectations and challenges of the upcoming 2019 elections. W&P’s managing partner Mr. Luky Walalangi is privileged to be one of the sources to give such analysis based on his observation and professional experience.

W&P and N&A gave a seminar on Indonesian offshore loans, Indonesian security interests and Indonesian P2P practices to more than 35 representatives of Japanese banks and companies in Singapore on 14 November 2018, held at the Japanese Association Singapore. Mr. Luky Walalangi, managing partner of W&P, elaborated the challenges of creation and enforcement of Indonesian security interests and shared some practical solutions and inputs from his past experience, and Ms. Miriam Andreta, a partner of W&P, explained the various requirements for banks to extend offshore loans to Indonesian borrowers and shared some insights into recent developments in Indonesian financing. At the end of the session, W&P’s associates Mr. Hans Adiputra, Ms. Siti Kemala Nuraida and Mr. Wisnu Renansyah Jenie described the rapid growth of P2P practices in Indonesia, its regulatory requirements and market study. The seminar was lively, and the attendees raised various interesting practical questions. In the written feedback given by the attendees, we are humbled as the seminar was praised by the attendants to be “beyond expectations”.

 

IFLR 1000 Rankings 2019, one of world’s leading financial and corporate law firms and lawyers guides, first published in 1990 and now covering over 120 jurisdictions worldwide, just went live, and W&P is honored to be recognized as a Notable firm in both Banking and M&A. In addition, we are also honoured that our Founder and Managing Partner, Mr. Luky I. Walalangi, has been recognized as Highly Regarded, a category for Lawyers who are highly regarded by their peers and possess a strong transactional record and positive client feedback. We are all very grateful and humbled for all the blessings and wish to thank all W&P’s clients for their continuous support and trust to make these achievements possible for W&P in its first year.

 

W&P is proud to represent Hokkan Holdings Corporation (Hokkan), one of the largest Japanese bottling and packaging maker companies, in its 1,262 billion Indonesian Rupiah or approximately 9.5 billion yen acquisition of beverage package manufacturing business from 7 group companies of PT. Deltapack Industri (DPI group), which includes transfer and assignment of substantial DPI group’s moveable and immovable assets as well as business portfolios.  The team is led by Mr. Luky WalalangiMs. Miriam Andreta, supported by Mr. Hans AdiputraMr. T. Anggra Syah Reza, Mr. Andhika Indrapradja and Mr. Wisnu Renansyah Jenie. W&P assisted the structuring of the transaction, the multi layers transfers and the preparation of all transaction documents, where the acquisition was conducted through a new JV company Indonesia of beverage package manufacture between Hokkan and DPI Group, which fiscal year of 2019 is forecasted at IDR 1,100,000,000,000 (approx. 8.3 billion yen)). For full report please go to

https://www.nna.jp/english_contents/news/show/20181031_0002
https://this.kiji.is/430669098062922849

Our Ms. Miriam Andreta is listed by Asian Legal Business  as one of “40 under 40”, a list of outstanding legal professionals in ASIA. Ms. Miriam Andreta is acknowledged by Asian Legal Business to have worked on some of the most significant deals in the past year and earned accolades from peers, superiors and clients.

A client was quoted “She is smart, pleasant, professional, knowledgeable and has networking among the banking and finance-related institutions”

We are humbled and realize that we have been blessed more than we deserve.

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W&P’s associates Mr. T Anggra Syah Reza, Ms. Siti Kemala Nuraida and Ms. Putri Bening Larasati went back to their alma mater, the University of Indonesia, on 13 September 2018, to share their useful and practical experience, handy tips, and most importantly some “behind the scene” insights with last year students of the University on becoming fresh graduate lawyers in a corporate law firm.

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