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Press Release: Hanafiah Ponggawa & Partners (HPRP) Announces a New Partner Appointment

September 4, 2015

Jakarta, 1 September 2015 – Hanafiah Ponggawa & Partners (HPRP), one of leading law firms in Indonesia, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Danny Bonar Sinaga, S.H. as a Partner of the firm effective from 1 August 2015.

Having more than 14 years experience in the Indonesian legal sector, Danny has extensive experience across a wide variety of industries in corporate and commercial, banking and finance, commercial litigation, and the resources and infrastructure practices. He has successfully led a number of key projects in HPRP’s Corporate and Commercial and Resources and Infrastructure groups for major international and multinational companies in various industries such as mining, shipping, oil & gas, and consumer goods and finance-based industries.

Prior to joining HPRP in 2007, Danny practiced law successively in top-tier Jakarta law firms for five years, focusing on corporate and commercial litigation practices. He holds a Bachelor of Law degree (S.H.) from Universitas Padjadjaran, Bandung, Indonesia. As a professional lawyer, he is a registered Advocate with PERADI (Indonesian Advocate Association).

Danny’s appointment as Partner brings the number of Partners in HPRP to 12 and will certainly further strengthens HPRP as one of the leading law firms in Indonesia.

About Hanafiah Ponggawa & Partners

Hanafiah Ponggawa & Partners originated from the law firm L. Hanafiah in 1953, one of Indonesia’s first post-independence law firms. Restructured in 1990 the firm then underwent several reorganizations before taking its present structure as Hanafiah Ponggawa & Partners (HPRP) at its head office in Jakarta.

To meet the market’s hopes, HPRP endeavours to give clients active and strategic advisory assistance with creative support in the following areas of practice: Corporate and Commercial, Employment and Litigation, Financial Services, Intellectual Property, Real Property, Resources and Infrastructure, and International Trade. In order to be able to give comprehensive legal services on a global scale, HPRP has joined the Meritas Alliance, a global alliance of independent law firms. HPRP is also collaborating with RHTLaw Taylor Wessing LLP, a law firm in Singapore affiliated with Taylor Wessing LLP, a British-based law firm. For wider regional access and to enhance its services, HPRP has taken the initiative with 8 leading law firms in North Asia and South East Asia to form the ASEAN Plus Group.

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