Resume


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE



Associate at Assegaf Hamzah & Partners (AHP)
November 2015 – Present


I handle works from both the Jakarta office and Surabaya office of my firm (I am placed in the Surabaya office). For the Jakarta office, I mainly advise for technology, media, and telecommunication related matters, whereas the works I have completed for the Surabaya office covers almost every spectrum of corporate legal services, such as providing legal opinions, conducting legal due diligence, and carrying out transaction, for various types of companies (mainly state-owned companies).



Associate at Arfidea Kadri Sahetapy-Engel Tisnadisastra (AKSET)
September 2014 – October 2015


Providing a wide spectrum of legal services, including drafting legal opinions and agreements, representing in negotiations, conducting legal due diligence, carrying out transactions, and licensing and documentation, covering various sectors, such as mining, forestry, and banking and financial services. Also commenced initial research on Indonesia’s privacy law and mandatory use of Bahasa Indonesia based on statutory laws and regulations.



Legal Analyst at Hukumonline.com (PT Justika Siar Publika)
December 2012 – August 2014


Responsible for writing publications of Hukumonline.com’s corporate subscription services, which include the Indonesian Legal Brief (ILB), Indonesian Law Digest (ILD), Monthly Law Review (MLR). These publications are essentially legal analyses of Indonesian laws and regulations covering the fields of general corporate matters, trade, financial services, industry and manufacturing, telecommunication and media, energy and natural resources, taxation, and consumer and retail.

In addition to writing the abovementioned products, I have also handled internal presentations of them to other divisions in order to ensure an in-depth understanding of what is analyzed in each respective product. Included in my job description is also the writing of news relevant to current events concerning legal matters in Indonesia. This has granted a sufficient understanding of writing journalistic articles, as well as skills relevant to journalism.

Outside of the mentioned works, I have also handled the translation of Indonesia’s labor law (Law No. 13 of 2003 regarding Labor) into English. This translation was jointly published by Hukumonline and Literati as a book titled “Undang-Undang No. 13 Tahun 2003 tentang Ketenagakerjaan, Dilengkapi Dengan Komentar Pasal-Pasal Yang Dibatalkan Oleh MK” in 2014.



Internship Lawyer at Zaidun and Partners, Counselors & Attorneys at Law
August 2012 – November 2012


Responsibilities of an intern lawyer include: (i) assisting in cases from various areas of law (including but not limited to environmental law, employment law, corruption law), (ii) assisted in legal consultations, and drafting legal opinions specifically on corporate matters, and (iii) researched and analyzed legal provisions for partners and senior associates.I was also involved and included in the team in charge of a corruption case involving a regional head in Surabaya.



Intern at Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia
September 2011 – October 2011 and July 2011 – August 2011


Internship course at Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Indonesia, Directorate of Economic, Social and Cultural Agreements, that involved various office duties, research, and work on international agreements.


EDUCATION


Sarjana Hukum (S.H.), specializing in International Law
2008 – 2012


Sarjana Hukum equivalent to Bachelor of Law degree from Airlangga University, during which I participated in debate competitions, such as the EU Intervarsity Debate Championship 2010, and various moot court competitions, including the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition and the Red Cross International Humanitarian Law Moot Court Competition.


SKILLS AND ORGANIZATIONS


Legal Translation, Legal Translations Course at Atma Jaya Language Learning Center (Basic Level)
Concluded the course in July, 2013


Granted competence and ability to translate legal documents from Indonesian to English, and vice versa, with knowledge of multiple styles and formats for drafting legal documents.


Bar Membership, at Indonesia Advocates Association


Taken the Advocate Profession Exam (Ujian Profesi Advokat) on 24 October 2015 and officially passed it on 30 November 2015. Currently awaiting to be appointed and sworn.


Speaking, general speaking experience


  1. International Humanitarian Law Moot Court Competition (2009)

  2. Indonesian Round of the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition (2009 and 2012)

  3. Honorable Mention in International Jakarta Model United Nations representing Slovakia in the United Nations Human Rights Council (2011)

  4. Speaker at ALSA Legal English Class held by ALSA Local Chapter Universitas Airlangga (2016 and 2017)

  5. Judge at the ALSA Courtlike Debate Championship (2011, 2012 and 2016)

  6. Speaker at Technology Master Class held by the Business Law Society of Faculty of Law of University of Indonesia (2017)

  7. Speaker at ALSA Public Speaking & Writing Class (2018)


Organizations, organizational membership


  1. Asian Law Students’ Association (2008 – 2010)

  2. Indonesia Cyber Law Community (2016 – Present)

  3. Asian Privacy Scholars Network (2016 – Present)


PUBLICATIONS

  1. Digital business in Indonesia: overview,” Thomson Reuters, 1 September 2018

  2. Indonesia enacts Personal Data Regulation,” Privacy Laws & Business International Report, Issue No. 145, February 2017 (first published in Privacy Laws & Business International Report, www.privacylaws.com)

  3. Contributed to Scott Livingston, Graham Greenleaf, “Data localisation in China and other APEC jurisdictions,” Privacy Laws & Business International Report, Issue No. 143, October 2016 (first published in Privacy Laws & Business International Report, www.privacylaws.com)

  4. Developments in Indonesia’s Privacy Rules,” Data Privacy Asia Newsletter, 22 March 2016

  5. Indonesia introduces a comprehensive privacy Bill,” Privacy Laws & Business International Report, Issue No. 139, February 2016 (first published in Privacy Laws & Business International Report, www.privacylaws.com)

  6. Contributed to Indonesia chapter of “Getting the Deal Through, Insurance & Reinsurance 2015,” London: Law Business Research Ltd, 2015

  7. Reshuffling the Indonesian Mining Authority and Integration with the Investment Coordinating Board,“Coal Asia Vol. 59, 9 September 2015

  8. Ratifying the Rome Statute: Almost There and Back Again,” Hukumonline, 30 June 2014


LANGUAGES


Bahasa Indonesia, native speaker.


English, professional fluency.

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) band of 8.0 based on IELTS Test Report Form issued on 24 April 2017


Japanese, basic.


FURTHER DETAILS

For further details, please see my LinkedIn profile.