Reggy Firmansyah is one of the Senior Partners and the dedicated expert of extractive industries in UMBRA – Strategic Legal Solutions, comprising oil & gas (upstream and downstream), mining, port, and power. His wealth of experience covers all regulatory and transactional aspects of his industry focus including project structuring, drafting & negotiating the relevant transaction documents (PSCs, JOAs, oil/gas/LNG sales agreements, gas transportation agreement, concession agreement, EPC, and mineral processing agreement), and advising and navigating his clients through the complex regulatory regime of Indonesia.    

 

Following our commitment to provide a legal service that can serve a complete cycle of business in the field of extractive industries, especially oil & gas, Reggy’s expertise encompasses all stages of oil & gas project, including preparation for procurement and tender process, conventional and unconventional development of projects, construction of related infrastructure projects, acquisitions and divestitures of assets and business areas, sales and management of oil & gas projects, and environmental recovery planning post completion of the projects.

Reggy Firmansyah, SH

Senior Partner
+62 21 5082 0999

reggy@umbra.law

Practice Focus

Projects & Energy

 

Sub-Practice & Industry

Oil & Gas, Mining, Infrastructure, Environment, Power, Pharmacy, Forestry, Plantation

 

Language

Indonesian & English

Professional Affiliations

  • Member of the Association of Indonesian Advocates (PERADI), admitted in 2010.
  • Members of the Indonesian Coal Mining Association.

 

Education

  • Faculty of Law, University of Indonesia, Bachelor of Laws (SH) (2007).

 

Awards & Accolades

  • IFLR1000 (2019): Notable Practitioner in Energy, Forestry, Oil and Gas, and Social Infrastructure
  • Asian Legal Business – 2019 Indonesian Law Awards – Young Lawyer of the Year Nomination
  • IFLR1000 (2020): Notable Practitioner in the fields of Energy, Forestry, Oil and Gas, and Infrastructure

Oil and Gas

  • Development of Jambaran – Tiung Biru Unitized Field Gas Project – US$1.85bn TBS Project Financing for the Development of Jambaran – Tiung Biru Unitized Field Gas Project – This is a Project Financing transaction which was initiated by PT Pertamina EP Cepu as the Sponsor to obtain approximately US$1.85bn facility to finance its US$4.6bn Jambaran-Tiung-Biru gas field unitisation project. The JTB project is one of the National Strategic Project that has been solicited by the Committee for Acceleration of Priority Infrastructure Delivery. The JTB project will have gas production capacity in the amount of 192 MMSCFD that will be transported through Gresik-Semarang transmission pipelines (2019). Nominated as Project Finance Deal of the year for Asian Legal Business Law Awards 2019.
  • Pertagas Acquisition – Assisting PT Perusahaan Gas Negara Tbk in the acquisition of PT Pertagas for the establishment of Indonesian Oil & Gas Holding Company (2018). M&A Deal of the Year by Asian Legal Business – Thomson Reuters in 2018
  • Business Split of Oil and Gas State-Owned Enterprise – Assisting an oil and gas state-owned enterprise in splitting its line of business to the subsidiary (ongoing).
  • Standardization of Liquid Natural Gas Purchase Master Agreement – Advising a gas subsidiary company of oil and gas state-owned enterprise in its standardization of liquid natural gas purchase master agreement (ongoing).
  • Gross Split PSC – Representing a Hongkong company in reviewing and negotiating gross split PSC (2018)
  • Gas Company Restructuring – Representing PT Saka Energi Indonesia in its proposed structuring transaction (2018)
  • Dispute on PSC Extension – Representing an Indonesian interest holder in a JOB with Pertamina (Raja-Pendopo Block) in its potential dispute in connection with the PSC extension (2018).
  • Strategic Alliance Cooperation of Oil Company – Representing Novomet FZE in supervising the implementation of the Strategic Alliance cooperation with PT Pertamina EP, including attending foreign employment issues (2018).
  • Jambaran Tiung Biru Field Project – Representing PT Pertamina EP Cepu in its review and finalization of Unitization Agreement and Unitization Operation Agreement in connection with Jambaran Tiung Biru Field (2017).
  • Downstream Gas Trading Businesses Acquisition – Representing the national gas company of Japan (Tokyo Gas) in acquiring a minority stake in downstream gas trading businesses in cooperation with a public gas trading company PT Rukun Raharja Tbk, which includes their LNG assets and contracts (2016 – 2017).
  • Strategic Alliance Cooperation – Representing Novomet FZE in entering into a Strategic Alliance cooperation with PT Pertamina EP to increase oil production in South Sumatera, Indonesia (2017).
  • Oil and Gas Business Divestment – Assisting AWE on the divestment of its various oil and gas business in Indonesia (2016 – 2017).
  • Gas Sales Agreements – Assisting PT Pupuk Iskandar Muda in reviewing and drafting its gas sales agreements and providing legal advises in that connection (2015 – 2017).
  • Participating Interest Divestment – Representing Korea National Oil Company in its divestment of participating interest in South East Sumatera PSC (2015).
  • Java Gas Transportation Project – Representing PT Perusahaan Gas Negara (Persero) in entering a cooperation with a major public company for Kalimantan – Java gas transportation project (2015).
  • Block Pangkah Interest Acquisition – Representing PT Saka Energi Indonesia in relation to acquisition of interest in Block Pangkah from Hess Oil and Gas Holdings Inc in Hess (Indonesia – Pangkah) Limited and Hess NWE Holdings in Hess Pangkah LLC (2014 – 2015).
  • Interest Acquisition on Production Sharing Contract – Representing PT Saka Energi Indonesia in acquiring Lundin’s interest in Lematang Production Sharing Contract (2014 – 2015).
  • Interest Acquisition on Production Sharing Contract – Representing PT Saka Energi Indonesia in acquiring Lundin’s interest in Cendrawasih VII Production Sharing Contract (2014 – 2015).
  • Interest Acquisition on Production Sharing Contract – Representing PT Saka Energi Indonesia in acquiring Lundin’s interest in South Sokang Production Sharing Contract (2014 – 2015).
  • Interest Acquisition on Production Sharing Contract – Representing PT Saka Energi Indonesia in acquiring Lundin’s interest in Gurita Production Sharing Contract (2014 – 2015).
  • Interest Acquisition on JSA – Representing PT Saka Energi Indonesia in acquiring Lundin’s interest in Cendrawasih VII JSA (2014 – 2015).
  • Oil and Gas Concession Acquisition – Assisting Repsol in its acquisition of Talisman Energy’s various oil and gas concession in Indonesia (2014 – 2015).
  • Acquisition Mandates of Oil and Gas Block – Acting as local counsel in a number of PT Saka Energi Indonesia’s (a subsidiary of PT Perusahaan Gas Negara (Persero)) acquisition mandates of Ketapang Block (2013 – 2014).
  • Acquisition Mandates of Oil and Gas Block – Acting as local counsel in a number of PT Saka Energi Indonesia’s (a subsidiary of PT Perusahaan Gas Negara (Persero)) acquisition mandates of Pangkah Block (2013 – 2014).
  • Acquisition Mandates of Oil and Gas Block – Acting as local counsel in a number of PT Saka Energi Indonesia’s (a subsidiary of PT Perusahaan Gas Negara (Persero)) acquisition mandates of West Bangkanai Block (2013 – 2014).
  • Acquisition Mandates of Oil and Gas Block – Acting as local counsel in a number of PT Saka Energi Indonesia’s (a subsidiary of PT Perusahaan Gas Negara (Persero)) acquisition mandates of Muara Bakau Block (2013 – 2014).
  • Acquisition Mandates of Oil and Gas Block – Acting as local counsel in a number of PT Saka Energi Indonesia’s (a subsidiary of PT Perusahaan Gas Negara (Persero)) acquisition mandates of South Sesulu Block (2013 – 2014).
  • Working Interest Purchase – Assisting Risco Energy in relation to the purchase of an indirect 33% working interest in the Galoc Block Service Contract 14C, Philippines (2012).
  • Operation Cooperation – Representing various foreign companies in establishing a foreign investment companies in Indonesia to carry out and provide downstream oil and gas activities including EOR projects in a strategic alliance and Operation Cooperation (KSO) scheme (2009 – now).
  • Oil and Gas Foreign Investment Companies – Representing various foreign companies in establishing a foreign investment companies in Indonesia to carry out and provide oil and gas services activities (2009 – now).
  • Production Sharing Contracts – Advising a major foreign company on Indonesian regulatory issues related to regional companies’ participating interest right in Production Sharing Contracts (2009 – now).

 

Mining

  • Coal Supply Restructuring – Advising Indonesian Electricity State Owned Company in its proposed business structuring in order to secure coal supply for ensuring availability of fuel for power plants (2018).
  • Mining Company Acquisition Representing an Indonesian nickel mining company in its acquisition of nickel mines in Sulawesi (2018).
  • Contract of Work Representing a Contract of Work company in its proposed smelter construction project; works conducted during the process includes drafting and negotiating contracts, meeting with government authorities, procuring licenses, providing legal advices, etc (2015 – 2018).
  • Mining Company Acquisition – Assisting PT Indika Energy Tbk in the acquisition of PT Kideco Jaya Agung (2017).
  • Acquiring Mining Concession Representing a Singapore based private equity company in acquiring mining concession in Kalimantan, Indonesia (2017).
  • Mining Company Acquisition – Representing a Russian company in investing and acquiring several mining projects in Indonesia (2016 – 2017).
  • Contract of Work and Coal Contract of Work – Assisting multiple mining companies in Contract of Work and Coal Contract of Work negotiation (2010 – 2017).
  • Coal Contract of Work Acquisition – Representing an Australian company in relation to due diligence and proposed acquisition of a Coal Contract of Work in Tapin Regency, South Kalimantan (2014).
  • Coal Contract of Work Acquisition – Representing an Indonesian listed company in a proposed acquisition of a company owning Coal Contract of Work in Berau, East Kalimantan, Indonesia (2013).
  • Mining Company Acquisition – Assisting PT Indika Energy Tbk in its USD132,000,000 acquisition of an indirect 85.0% equity interest in PT Multi Tambang Jaya Utama (2012).
  • Mining Company Acquisition – Representing an Indian investment company in relation to its acquisition of coal mines in Kutai Barat Regency, East Kalimantan, Indonesia (2012).
  • Offshore Stock Exchange Offering – Assisting a Hong Kong company in a due diligence of its three nickel mining subsidiaries in Indonesia in relation to a proposed offering in an offshore stock exchange (2011).
  • Mining Concession Acquisition – Assisting Reliance (Indian Company) in relation to its operation and acquisition of 3 mining concession in South Sumatera Province, Indonesia (2010).
  • Mining Concession Acquisition – Assisting an Australian company in relation to due diligence and proposed acquisition of 2 coal concession in East Kalimantan and 5 coal concession in South Kalimantan, Indonesia (2009).
  • Mining Company Acquisition – Representing a Singapore company in relation to its USD350,000,000 acquisition of coal mines in Kalimantan, Indonesia (2008).
  • Contract of Work – Assisting an Australian listed company in relation to the negotiation and obtaining of a Contract of Work for an iron sands project in Central Java (2008).
  • Mining Company Acquisition – Assisting a Singapore company in relation to its acquisition of coal mines in Sebuku Island, Indonesia (2007).
  • Mining Company Acquisition – Assisting a state-owned Chinese mining company in relation to due diligence and proposed acquisition of 13 nickel mining projects in Sulawesi, Indonesia (2007, 2009)
  • Mining Company Establishment – Representing various foreign companies in establishing a foreign investment companies in Indonesia to carry out and provide mining services activities (2007 – now).

 

Infrastructure and Power

  • Gas Pipelines Spin Off – Representing PT Krakatau Daya Listrik in its proposed gas pipelines spin off (ongoing).
  • Port Development Representing a port State-Owned Enterprise and a steel manufacturing State-Owned Enterprise in a project to synergize State Owned assets for port development in West Java (2017).
  • Port Development Assisting a Netherland company in addressing its storage/port related issues (2017).
  • Construction Project Representing a major foreign company in the establishment of a presence in Indonesia for conducting construction works for projects in Indonesia (2015 – 2017).
  • EPC – Representing PT Perusahaan Gas Negara (Persero) in the negotiation of EPC regarding Kalimantan – Jawa Gas Transportation Pipeline (2015).
  • Mini-Hydro Power Projects Acquisition Representing a Singapore based private equity company in the acquisition of mini-hydro power projects in Sulawesi, Indonesia (2016).
  • Mine Mouth Power ProjectsRepresenting bidder’s consortium in the Sumsel 9/10 mine mouth power projects, Indonesia (2013).
  • Power Project Acquisition Assisting a Thailand power company in relation to acquisition of a power project in Sumatera, Indonesia (2010)
  • Geothermal Power Project Representing a consortium of Medco Power, Ormat, Kyushu Electric and ITOCHU in the project development of a 330MW geothermal power project in North Sumatra, Indonesia (2009).

 

Others

  • Asset Recovery – Assisting a local bank in an asset recovery process of problematic debtors (debtors having low level of credit collectability (ongoing).
  • Suppliers Payment Settlement – Representing an Indonesian conglomerate steel group company in its dispute on payment settlement with their suppliers (ongoing).
  • Environmental Recovery Effort and Management Representing PT Chevron Pacific Indonesia in its environmental recovery effort and management in Indonesia (ongoing).
  • Asset Acquisition – Representing a European Transformer Company based in German in its proposed asset acquisition in Indonesia (ongoing).
  • Environmental Regulation Drafting – Representing Asian Development Bank in the drafting of an environmental regulation in connection with carbon sequestration (2018).
  • Land and Building Asset Divestment Representing an Indonesian real estate group company in its proposed land and building asset divestment (2018).
  • Pharmaceutical Enterprise Acquisition – Representing an Indonesian state-owned pharmaceutical enterprise in a proposed acquisition of a national pharmaceutical company that produces among others contraception medicines (ongoing).
  • Pharmaceutical Enterprise Acquisition – Representing an Indonesian state-owned pharmaceutical enterprise in a proposed acquisition of a couple of national companies having line of business of beverages in packaging and toll manufacturing (ongoing).
  • Gas and Fuel Delivery Services Representing a local online hail ride company in its proposed business expansion to provide gas and fuel in packaging delivery services (2018).
  • Environment Issues – Representing fertilizer company, oil and gas company and mining services company relating to various environment compliance effort and addressing potential environment issues (2017).
  • Coal Financing – Representing foreign bank lenders in providing financing to coal traders through various types of facilities (2017).
  • Green Financing – Representing an International non-profit organization in providing a green financing to chemical/plantation company in Indonesia (2017).
  • Chemical Trading Company Divestment – Representing a Thailand State Owned Enterprise in the divestment of its interest in a chemical trading company (2017).
  • Pharmaceutical Manufacturing AcquisitionRepresenting Nycomed GmbH, a German based multinational pharmaceutical company, in relation to acquisition of an Indonesian pharmaceutical manufacturing company and various related matters (2010, 2015 – 2017).
  • Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Company Structuring – Representing Takeda, a Japan based multinational pharmaceutical company, in its pharmaceutical manufacturing business structuring in Indonesia and its product distribution and distributorship arrangement (2016).
  • Regional Owned Companies and Regional Governments Investment Advising and representing multiple major foreign companies in investing in Indonesia through cooperation with regional owned companies and regional governments (2007 – now).
  • Investment Matters and Licenses Procurement Assisting ExxonMobil Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. in various corporate and investment matters and licenses procurement (2009).
  • Plantation Company Rights Issue Assisting a cocoa plantation company, PT Davomas Tbk., in its Rights Issue transaction (2008).
  • Plantation Company IPO – Assisting a palm oil plantation company, PT ANJ Agri, in its proposed IPO (2008).
  • Speaker in a Seminar on “Merger and Acquisition Aspects in Mining Industry” in the APBI Legal Updates: Mergers and Acquisitions in Mining Industry (September 2018).
  • Speaker in a Training on “Legal Aspects of Merger and Acquisitions in Mining Industry” in Training on Energy and Mineral Resources (TERM) held by Business Law Society, Faculty of Law, University of Indonesia (August 2018).
  • Speaker in a workshop on Contract Drafting 101, in collaboration with Yayasan Nawa Bhakti Nusantara (March 2018).
  • Speaker in the internal training of PT Perusahaan Gas Negara Tbk. (Persero) (“PGN”) at Louis Kienne Hotel Semarang on the Legal and Practical Aspects of Mergers and Acquisitions (January 2018).
  • Speaker in Pertamina Legal School, on “Types of Oil and Gas Contracts in Indonesia, held by Faculty of Law, Gadjah Mada University (September 2015).
  • Speaker in Baker & McKenzie Client Seminar on “Mining in Indonesia: Introduction to Smelting Projects” (October 2014).
  • “Quota Transfer of Coal Domestic Market Obligation: Cap and Trade Approach”, UMBRA Newsletter (Co-Author) (November 2018).
  • New Policies on Domestic Market Obligation for Coal, UMBRA – Strategic Legal Solutions Newsletter (Lead Author) (March 2018)
  • The Obligation to Use National Sea Transportation Company for Coal Exports, Coal Asia Magazine (Co-Author) (March 2018)
  • MEMR Regulation 10/2018: A Game Changer for PPAs Bankability? UMBRA – Strategic Legal Solutions Newsletter (Co-Author) (February 2018)
  • ESDM Regulation 42 and oil and gas companies: where have the contract rights gone, and other questions, Baker & McKenzie Newsletter (Co-Author) (July 2017).
  • New Export Regulations: The Re-Emergence of Resource Nationalism? Baker & McKenzie Newsletter (Co-Author) (January 2017).
  • The Continuing Evolution of Indonesia’s Mining Law, Baker & McKenzie Newsletter (Co Author) (November 2016).
  • Benchmarking Public-Private Partnership Procurement 2017, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development / The World Bank (Contributor) (September 2016).
  • New Rules on Divestment and Share Transfers in Mining Concession Companies, Baker & McKenzie Newsletter (Co Author) (September 2013).
  • Tender Rules for Grant of New Mining Concessions Finally Issued, Baker & McKenzie Newsletter (Co Author) (November 2013).
ABOUT

Reggy Firmansyah is one of the Senior Partners and the dedicated expert of extractive industries in UMBRA – Strategic Legal Solutions, comprising oil & gas (upstream and downstream), mining, port, and power. His wealth of experience covers all regulatory and transactional aspects of his industry focus including project structuring, drafting & negotiating the relevant transaction documents (PSCs, JOAs, oil/gas/LNG sales agreements, gas transportation agreement, concession agreement, EPC, and mineral processing agreement), and advising and navigating his clients through the complex regulatory regime of Indonesia.    

 

Following our commitment to provide a legal service that can serve a complete cycle of business in the field of extractive industries, especially oil & gas, Reggy’s expertise encompasses all stages of oil & gas project, including preparation for procurement and tender process, conventional and unconventional development of projects, construction of related infrastructure projects, acquisitions and divestitures of assets and business areas, sales and management of oil & gas projects, and environmental recovery planning post completion of the projects.

Reggy Firmansyah, SH

Senior Partner
+62 21 5082 0999

reggy@umbra.law

Practice Focus

Projects & Energy

 

Sub-Practice & Industry

Oil & Gas, Mining, Infrastructure, Environment, Power, Pharmacy, Forestry, Plantation

 

Language

Indonesian & English

PROFILE DETAILS

Professional Affiliations

  • Member of the Association of Indonesian Advocates (PERADI), admitted in 2010.
  • Members of the Indonesian Coal Mining Association.

 

Education

  • Faculty of Law, University of Indonesia, Bachelor of Laws (SH) (2007).

 

Awards & Accolades

  • IFLR1000 (2019): Notable Practitioner in Energy, Forestry, Oil and Gas, and Social Infrastructure
  • Asian Legal Business – 2019 Indonesian Law Awards – Young Lawyer of the Year Nomination
  • IFLR1000 (2020): Notable Practitioner in the fields of Energy, Forestry, Oil and Gas, and Infrastructure
REPRESENTATIVE DEALS

Oil and Gas

  • Development of Jambaran – Tiung Biru Unitized Field Gas Project – US$1.85bn TBS Project Financing for the Development of Jambaran – Tiung Biru Unitized Field Gas Project – This is a Project Financing transaction which was initiated by PT Pertamina EP Cepu as the Sponsor to obtain approximately US$1.85bn facility to finance its US$4.6bn Jambaran-Tiung-Biru gas field unitisation project. The JTB project is one of the National Strategic Project that has been solicited by the Committee for Acceleration of Priority Infrastructure Delivery. The JTB project will have gas production capacity in the amount of 192 MMSCFD that will be transported through Gresik-Semarang transmission pipelines (2019). Nominated as Project Finance Deal of the year for Asian Legal Business Law Awards 2019.
  • Pertagas Acquisition – Assisting PT Perusahaan Gas Negara Tbk in the acquisition of PT Pertagas for the establishment of Indonesian Oil & Gas Holding Company (2018). M&A Deal of the Year by Asian Legal Business – Thomson Reuters in 2018
  • Business Split of Oil and Gas State-Owned Enterprise – Assisting an oil and gas state-owned enterprise in splitting its line of business to the subsidiary (ongoing).
  • Standardization of Liquid Natural Gas Purchase Master Agreement – Advising a gas subsidiary company of oil and gas state-owned enterprise in its standardization of liquid natural gas purchase master agreement (ongoing).
  • Gross Split PSC – Representing a Hongkong company in reviewing and negotiating gross split PSC (2018)
  • Gas Company Restructuring – Representing PT Saka Energi Indonesia in its proposed structuring transaction (2018)
  • Dispute on PSC Extension – Representing an Indonesian interest holder in a JOB with Pertamina (Raja-Pendopo Block) in its potential dispute in connection with the PSC extension (2018).
  • Strategic Alliance Cooperation of Oil Company – Representing Novomet FZE in supervising the implementation of the Strategic Alliance cooperation with PT Pertamina EP, including attending foreign employment issues (2018).
  • Jambaran Tiung Biru Field Project – Representing PT Pertamina EP Cepu in its review and finalization of Unitization Agreement and Unitization Operation Agreement in connection with Jambaran Tiung Biru Field (2017).
  • Downstream Gas Trading Businesses Acquisition – Representing the national gas company of Japan (Tokyo Gas) in acquiring a minority stake in downstream gas trading businesses in cooperation with a public gas trading company PT Rukun Raharja Tbk, which includes their LNG assets and contracts (2016 – 2017).
  • Strategic Alliance Cooperation – Representing Novomet FZE in entering into a Strategic Alliance cooperation with PT Pertamina EP to increase oil production in South Sumatera, Indonesia (2017).
  • Oil and Gas Business Divestment – Assisting AWE on the divestment of its various oil and gas business in Indonesia (2016 – 2017).
  • Gas Sales Agreements – Assisting PT Pupuk Iskandar Muda in reviewing and drafting its gas sales agreements and providing legal advises in that connection (2015 – 2017).
  • Participating Interest Divestment – Representing Korea National Oil Company in its divestment of participating interest in South East Sumatera PSC (2015).
  • Java Gas Transportation Project – Representing PT Perusahaan Gas Negara (Persero) in entering a cooperation with a major public company for Kalimantan – Java gas transportation project (2015).
  • Block Pangkah Interest Acquisition – Representing PT Saka Energi Indonesia in relation to acquisition of interest in Block Pangkah from Hess Oil and Gas Holdings Inc in Hess (Indonesia – Pangkah) Limited and Hess NWE Holdings in Hess Pangkah LLC (2014 – 2015).
  • Interest Acquisition on Production Sharing Contract – Representing PT Saka Energi Indonesia in acquiring Lundin’s interest in Lematang Production Sharing Contract (2014 – 2015).
  • Interest Acquisition on Production Sharing Contract – Representing PT Saka Energi Indonesia in acquiring Lundin’s interest in Cendrawasih VII Production Sharing Contract (2014 – 2015).
  • Interest Acquisition on Production Sharing Contract – Representing PT Saka Energi Indonesia in acquiring Lundin’s interest in South Sokang Production Sharing Contract (2014 – 2015).
  • Interest Acquisition on Production Sharing Contract – Representing PT Saka Energi Indonesia in acquiring Lundin’s interest in Gurita Production Sharing Contract (2014 – 2015).
  • Interest Acquisition on JSA – Representing PT Saka Energi Indonesia in acquiring Lundin’s interest in Cendrawasih VII JSA (2014 – 2015).
  • Oil and Gas Concession Acquisition – Assisting Repsol in its acquisition of Talisman Energy’s various oil and gas concession in Indonesia (2014 – 2015).
  • Acquisition Mandates of Oil and Gas Block – Acting as local counsel in a number of PT Saka Energi Indonesia’s (a subsidiary of PT Perusahaan Gas Negara (Persero)) acquisition mandates of Ketapang Block (2013 – 2014).
  • Acquisition Mandates of Oil and Gas Block – Acting as local counsel in a number of PT Saka Energi Indonesia’s (a subsidiary of PT Perusahaan Gas Negara (Persero)) acquisition mandates of Pangkah Block (2013 – 2014).
  • Acquisition Mandates of Oil and Gas Block – Acting as local counsel in a number of PT Saka Energi Indonesia’s (a subsidiary of PT Perusahaan Gas Negara (Persero)) acquisition mandates of West Bangkanai Block (2013 – 2014).
  • Acquisition Mandates of Oil and Gas Block – Acting as local counsel in a number of PT Saka Energi Indonesia’s (a subsidiary of PT Perusahaan Gas Negara (Persero)) acquisition mandates of Muara Bakau Block (2013 – 2014).
  • Acquisition Mandates of Oil and Gas Block – Acting as local counsel in a number of PT Saka Energi Indonesia’s (a subsidiary of PT Perusahaan Gas Negara (Persero)) acquisition mandates of South Sesulu Block (2013 – 2014).
  • Working Interest Purchase – Assisting Risco Energy in relation to the purchase of an indirect 33% working interest in the Galoc Block Service Contract 14C, Philippines (2012).
  • Operation Cooperation – Representing various foreign companies in establishing a foreign investment companies in Indonesia to carry out and provide downstream oil and gas activities including EOR projects in a strategic alliance and Operation Cooperation (KSO) scheme (2009 – now).
  • Oil and Gas Foreign Investment Companies – Representing various foreign companies in establishing a foreign investment companies in Indonesia to carry out and provide oil and gas services activities (2009 – now).
  • Production Sharing Contracts – Advising a major foreign company on Indonesian regulatory issues related to regional companies’ participating interest right in Production Sharing Contracts (2009 – now).

 

Mining

  • Coal Supply Restructuring – Advising Indonesian Electricity State Owned Company in its proposed business structuring in order to secure coal supply for ensuring availability of fuel for power plants (2018).
  • Mining Company Acquisition Representing an Indonesian nickel mining company in its acquisition of nickel mines in Sulawesi (2018).
  • Contract of Work Representing a Contract of Work company in its proposed smelter construction project; works conducted during the process includes drafting and negotiating contracts, meeting with government authorities, procuring licenses, providing legal advices, etc (2015 – 2018).
  • Mining Company Acquisition – Assisting PT Indika Energy Tbk in the acquisition of PT Kideco Jaya Agung (2017).
  • Acquiring Mining Concession Representing a Singapore based private equity company in acquiring mining concession in Kalimantan, Indonesia (2017).
  • Mining Company Acquisition – Representing a Russian company in investing and acquiring several mining projects in Indonesia (2016 – 2017).
  • Contract of Work and Coal Contract of Work – Assisting multiple mining companies in Contract of Work and Coal Contract of Work negotiation (2010 – 2017).
  • Coal Contract of Work Acquisition – Representing an Australian company in relation to due diligence and proposed acquisition of a Coal Contract of Work in Tapin Regency, South Kalimantan (2014).
  • Coal Contract of Work Acquisition – Representing an Indonesian listed company in a proposed acquisition of a company owning Coal Contract of Work in Berau, East Kalimantan, Indonesia (2013).
  • Mining Company Acquisition – Assisting PT Indika Energy Tbk in its USD132,000,000 acquisition of an indirect 85.0% equity interest in PT Multi Tambang Jaya Utama (2012).
  • Mining Company Acquisition – Representing an Indian investment company in relation to its acquisition of coal mines in Kutai Barat Regency, East Kalimantan, Indonesia (2012).
  • Offshore Stock Exchange Offering – Assisting a Hong Kong company in a due diligence of its three nickel mining subsidiaries in Indonesia in relation to a proposed offering in an offshore stock exchange (2011).
  • Mining Concession Acquisition – Assisting Reliance (Indian Company) in relation to its operation and acquisition of 3 mining concession in South Sumatera Province, Indonesia (2010).
  • Mining Concession Acquisition – Assisting an Australian company in relation to due diligence and proposed acquisition of 2 coal concession in East Kalimantan and 5 coal concession in South Kalimantan, Indonesia (2009).
  • Mining Company Acquisition – Representing a Singapore company in relation to its USD350,000,000 acquisition of coal mines in Kalimantan, Indonesia (2008).
  • Contract of Work – Assisting an Australian listed company in relation to the negotiation and obtaining of a Contract of Work for an iron sands project in Central Java (2008).
  • Mining Company Acquisition – Assisting a Singapore company in relation to its acquisition of coal mines in Sebuku Island, Indonesia (2007).
  • Mining Company Acquisition – Assisting a state-owned Chinese mining company in relation to due diligence and proposed acquisition of 13 nickel mining projects in Sulawesi, Indonesia (2007, 2009)
  • Mining Company Establishment – Representing various foreign companies in establishing a foreign investment companies in Indonesia to carry out and provide mining services activities (2007 – now).

 

Infrastructure and Power

  • Gas Pipelines Spin Off – Representing PT Krakatau Daya Listrik in its proposed gas pipelines spin off (ongoing).
  • Port Development Representing a port State-Owned Enterprise and a steel manufacturing State-Owned Enterprise in a project to synergize State Owned assets for port development in West Java (2017).
  • Port Development Assisting a Netherland company in addressing its storage/port related issues (2017).
  • Construction Project Representing a major foreign company in the establishment of a presence in Indonesia for conducting construction works for projects in Indonesia (2015 – 2017).
  • EPC – Representing PT Perusahaan Gas Negara (Persero) in the negotiation of EPC regarding Kalimantan – Jawa Gas Transportation Pipeline (2015).
  • Mini-Hydro Power Projects Acquisition Representing a Singapore based private equity company in the acquisition of mini-hydro power projects in Sulawesi, Indonesia (2016).
  • Mine Mouth Power ProjectsRepresenting bidder’s consortium in the Sumsel 9/10 mine mouth power projects, Indonesia (2013).
  • Power Project Acquisition Assisting a Thailand power company in relation to acquisition of a power project in Sumatera, Indonesia (2010)
  • Geothermal Power Project Representing a consortium of Medco Power, Ormat, Kyushu Electric and ITOCHU in the project development of a 330MW geothermal power project in North Sumatra, Indonesia (2009).

 

Others

  • Asset Recovery – Assisting a local bank in an asset recovery process of problematic debtors (debtors having low level of credit collectability (ongoing).
  • Suppliers Payment Settlement – Representing an Indonesian conglomerate steel group company in its dispute on payment settlement with their suppliers (ongoing).
  • Environmental Recovery Effort and Management Representing PT Chevron Pacific Indonesia in its environmental recovery effort and management in Indonesia (ongoing).
  • Asset Acquisition – Representing a European Transformer Company based in German in its proposed asset acquisition in Indonesia (ongoing).
  • Environmental Regulation Drafting – Representing Asian Development Bank in the drafting of an environmental regulation in connection with carbon sequestration (2018).
  • Land and Building Asset Divestment Representing an Indonesian real estate group company in its proposed land and building asset divestment (2018).
  • Pharmaceutical Enterprise Acquisition – Representing an Indonesian state-owned pharmaceutical enterprise in a proposed acquisition of a national pharmaceutical company that produces among others contraception medicines (ongoing).
  • Pharmaceutical Enterprise Acquisition – Representing an Indonesian state-owned pharmaceutical enterprise in a proposed acquisition of a couple of national companies having line of business of beverages in packaging and toll manufacturing (ongoing).
  • Gas and Fuel Delivery Services Representing a local online hail ride company in its proposed business expansion to provide gas and fuel in packaging delivery services (2018).
  • Environment Issues – Representing fertilizer company, oil and gas company and mining services company relating to various environment compliance effort and addressing potential environment issues (2017).
  • Coal Financing – Representing foreign bank lenders in providing financing to coal traders through various types of facilities (2017).
  • Green Financing – Representing an International non-profit organization in providing a green financing to chemical/plantation company in Indonesia (2017).
  • Chemical Trading Company Divestment – Representing a Thailand State Owned Enterprise in the divestment of its interest in a chemical trading company (2017).
  • Pharmaceutical Manufacturing AcquisitionRepresenting Nycomed GmbH, a German based multinational pharmaceutical company, in relation to acquisition of an Indonesian pharmaceutical manufacturing company and various related matters (2010, 2015 – 2017).
  • Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Company Structuring – Representing Takeda, a Japan based multinational pharmaceutical company, in its pharmaceutical manufacturing business structuring in Indonesia and its product distribution and distributorship arrangement (2016).
  • Regional Owned Companies and Regional Governments Investment Advising and representing multiple major foreign companies in investing in Indonesia through cooperation with regional owned companies and regional governments (2007 – now).
  • Investment Matters and Licenses Procurement Assisting ExxonMobil Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. in various corporate and investment matters and licenses procurement (2009).
  • Plantation Company Rights Issue Assisting a cocoa plantation company, PT Davomas Tbk., in its Rights Issue transaction (2008).
  • Plantation Company IPO – Assisting a palm oil plantation company, PT ANJ Agri, in its proposed IPO (2008).
PUBLIC SPEAKING ACTIVITIES
  • Speaker in a Seminar on “Merger and Acquisition Aspects in Mining Industry” in the APBI Legal Updates: Mergers and Acquisitions in Mining Industry (September 2018).
  • Speaker in a Training on “Legal Aspects of Merger and Acquisitions in Mining Industry” in Training on Energy and Mineral Resources (TERM) held by Business Law Society, Faculty of Law, University of Indonesia (August 2018).
  • Speaker in a workshop on Contract Drafting 101, in collaboration with Yayasan Nawa Bhakti Nusantara (March 2018).
  • Speaker in the internal training of PT Perusahaan Gas Negara Tbk. (Persero) (“PGN”) at Louis Kienne Hotel Semarang on the Legal and Practical Aspects of Mergers and Acquisitions (January 2018).
  • Speaker in Pertamina Legal School, on “Types of Oil and Gas Contracts in Indonesia, held by Faculty of Law, Gadjah Mada University (September 2015).
  • Speaker in Baker & McKenzie Client Seminar on “Mining in Indonesia: Introduction to Smelting Projects” (October 2014).
PUBLICATION AND MEDIA INTERVIEW
  • “Quota Transfer of Coal Domestic Market Obligation: Cap and Trade Approach”, UMBRA Newsletter (Co-Author) (November 2018).
  • New Policies on Domestic Market Obligation for Coal, UMBRA – Strategic Legal Solutions Newsletter (Lead Author) (March 2018)
  • The Obligation to Use National Sea Transportation Company for Coal Exports, Coal Asia Magazine (Co-Author) (March 2018)
  • MEMR Regulation 10/2018: A Game Changer for PPAs Bankability? UMBRA – Strategic Legal Solutions Newsletter (Co-Author) (February 2018)
  • ESDM Regulation 42 and oil and gas companies: where have the contract rights gone, and other questions, Baker & McKenzie Newsletter (Co-Author) (July 2017).
  • New Export Regulations: The Re-Emergence of Resource Nationalism? Baker & McKenzie Newsletter (Co-Author) (January 2017).
  • The Continuing Evolution of Indonesia’s Mining Law, Baker & McKenzie Newsletter (Co Author) (November 2016).
  • Benchmarking Public-Private Partnership Procurement 2017, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development / The World Bank (Contributor) (September 2016).
  • New Rules on Divestment and Share Transfers in Mining Concession Companies, Baker & McKenzie Newsletter (Co Author) (September 2013).
  • Tender Rules for Grant of New Mining Concessions Finally Issued, Baker & McKenzie Newsletter (Co Author) (November 2013).