Scope of Services

Markus Sajogo & Associates is a full-service law firm with qualified legal professionals dedicated to provide legal services mainly in the field of corporate and commercial law. Throughout decades of practice, we have been engaged by our clients to provide advises on the continuing dynamics in the Indonesian legal system, upholding the law to create the possibility for our clients to protect its commercial interest in the world of business competition. Our legal experts have dedicated hours to advise, represent and assist our clients with quality legal services in a wide range area of practice.

Area of Practice

  • Intellectual Property Rights
  • Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution (A.D.R.)
  • International trade agreements and Joint Venture
  • Company Law, mergers and acquisitions
  • Construction Law
  • Finance and Banking Law
  • Insurance and Collateral Law
  • Capital Market Law
  • Foreign and Domestic Investment
  • Exports and Imports Law
  • Consumer's Protection Law
  • License and Franchise Law
  • International Hotel Management and Tourism Law
  • Apartment and Condominium Law
  • Real Estate and Property Law
  • Environment Law
  • Mining and Energy Law
  • Forestry and Plantations Law
  • Maritime & Transportation Law
  • Labor Law
  • Software & Information Technology Law
  • Bankruptcy Law, Debt Restructuring, and Suspension of Payment

  • Corporate legal consultants and business law solicitor
  • Registration of Intellectual Property Rights (Trade Mark, Copyright, Patent, Industrial Design, Layout Design of Integrated Circuit, and Plant Variety Protection)
  • Patent application drafting
  • Appelate submission at the Mark Appeal Commission
  • International registration of Intellectual Property Rights
  • International project development
  • Legal Opinion construction
  • Legal Audit and Due Diligence construction
  • Legal drafting of business agreements, deeds, and other legal documents
  • Legal review and assistance on closing of negotiations in business or joint venture
  • Legal advice and assistance on international civil or commercial cases
  • Legal correspondences
  • Registration, licensing, and association of foreign investment (PMA) or domestic company
  • Registration of immigration documentation
  • Legal review on land use & property acquisition

  • Intellectual Property Rights Litigation at Commercial Courts (Pengadilan Niaga)
  • Insolvency/Bankruptcy litigation at Commercial Courts (Pengadilan Niaga)
  • Civil litigation at District Courts (Pengadilan Negeri)
  • Appealate submission at High Courts (Pengadilan Tinggi)
  • Cassation submission at the Supreme Court (Mahkamah Agung)
  • In and out of Court Dispute settlement through Mediation
  • Commercial arbitration at Indonesia National Arbitration Board (BANI)
  • IPR arbitration at Intellectual Property Rights Arbitration and Mediation Board (BAM HKI)
  • International Arbitration through International Arbitration Boards (ICC, SIAC, HKIAC, KLRCA, LCIA, ACICA, WIPO)
  • State Administration Litigation at State Administrative Courts (Pengadilan Tata Usaha Negara)
  • Labor Litigation at Industrial Relation Courts (Pengadilan Hubungan Industrial-PHI)
  • Opposition proceedings in civil and commercial cases
  • Application and assistance on auction process
  • Execution of national Court judgments
  • Execution of national arbitral awards
  • Execution of foreign arbitral awards

E.L. Sajogo, Marvin Mahendra, and Lydia Ester are members of the firm who have intensified its focus in Capital Market law, where they are recognized as capital market legal practitioners by the Capital Market Legal Consultant Association (HKHPM). MS&A have been advising many of its clients who are registered at the Indonesian Financial Services Authority (OJK).

To enhance its services in the capital market field, MS&A have joined forces with our partners over at Lubis Ganie Surowidjojo (LGS). LGS is known as one of the Indonesian leading law firms in the capital market area. It has provided legal services to its clients (issuer and underwriter) in more than one hundred capital market transaction projects including, but not limited to, Initial Public Offering (IPO), bonds issue, rights issue, merger and acquisition of public companies, investment and divestment of public companies, tender offer, and conflict of interest transactions. Some of LGS’ clients are those among the “blue chips” companies such as PT Astra International Tbk, PT HM Sampoerna Tbk, Charoen Pokphand group, PT Ramayana Lestari Sentosa Tbk, Bank Universal, PT United Tractors Tbk, PT Astra Otoparts Tbk, PT Bank Tabungan Pensiunan Nasional Tbk, PT Dharma Satya Nusantara Tbk and others. In this field, LGS have acted as a Legal Consultant for Underwriter, Bond Issuance in the International Stock Exchange based on the exception attached in 144A Rules and / or 1065 Rules. Four partners of LGS have been admitted to the Capital Market Legal Consultant Association (Himpunan Konsultan Hukum Pasar Modal) and admitted to the OJK as capital market legal consultants.

Below is the scope of services that will be conducted by MS&A together with LGS:

  • To conduct legal due diligence and to prepare a legal due diligence report and relevant legal opinion. The legal due diligence shall cover review of legal aspects of corporate, licenses, material agreements, material assets and liabilities, human resources and such other legal review on any other relevant legal documents, including other operational / material contracts, property, documents or information on material litigation, indebtedness and liabilities, human resource disputes, licenses and approvals, environmental matters, intellectual property rights and titles and insurance;
  • To assist in the preparation of prospectus, draft disclosure documents and any other documentation as required under capital market rules and regulations for implementation of the proposed corporate actions e.g. IPO, bond issuance, mergers or acquisition;
  • To provide advice on Indonesian regulatory framework of the proposed corporate actions in relation to Indonesian capital market rules and regulations and Indonesian Stock Exchange ("IDX") rules, as may be required;
  • To assist and provide advice in the fulfillment of regulatory compliances with regard to the proposed corporate actions under capital market rules and regulations which may require submissions to the Financial Services Authority ("OJK") and the IDX;
  • To communicate with the OJK, the IDX and other Indonesian government agency(ies) for regulatory, policy and related issues, as well as discussions on the registration statement and prospectus;
  • To assist in the filing and registration process with the IDX and the OJK in accordance with relevant capital market rules and regulations; and
  • To attend discussions, coordination and meetings with financial advisers, underwriters and other supporting professionals.