Jakarta, 1 February 2017 – Hanafiah Ponggawa & Partners (HPRP), one of the leading law firms in Indonesia, is pleased to announce the appointment of Hendra Ong, S.H., LL.M. as a Partner of the firm effective from 1 February 2017.
Having more than 10 years experience as a corporate lawyer, Hendra has corporate and commercial legal practice experience across a wide variety of industries, as well as in the resources and infrastructure practices. Joining HPRP in 2007, Hendra has successfully led a number of key projects for major international and multinational companies especially in the aviation and the energy and power industries, as well as other infrastructure related projects. Known as a respected lawyer in the aviation industry, he has extensive experience covering almost every legal and commercial aspect in representing prominent airlines, lessor companies, aircraft manufacturer and financial institutions related to commercial transactions. In infrastructure related projects, Hendra has a broad practice covering the energy and power sectors.
The Managing Partner of HPRP, Constant M. Ponggawa, commented on the new Partner appointment, “This appointment is part of our effort to strengthen our firm’s position as a leading law firm in Indonesia. I believe Hendra’s expertise and experience as a respected lawyer in the aviation industry and the energy and power sector will bring more success to our firm.”
Hendra Ong graduated from Universitas Pelita Harapan majoring Business Law in 2004 and the Post Graduate Programme from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands, mastering in International Commercial and Trade Law with an Honorably Mentioned Distinction in 2007.
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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