08 Oct 2018
ABNR Shines at ALB Indonesia Law Awards 2018


ABNR emerged as one of the two biggest winners from the ALB Indonesia Law Awards 2018, which were presented during a gala event in the Grand Ballroom of Jakarta’s Mandarin Oriental Hotel on Oct. 4.


ABNR received a total of six awards, including the prestigious Indonesia Deal Firm of the Year award, while ABNR’s Mr. Emir Nurmansyah was declared Dealmaker of the Year.


The ALB Indonesia Law Awards recognizes the country’s best law firms, legal work and lawyers across a total of 33 categories.


The full list of awards garnered by ABNR this year is as follows:


  • Restructuring and Insolvency Law Firm or the Year
  • Project, Energy and Infrastructure Law Firm of the Year
  • Indonesia Deal Firm of the Year
  • Deal Maker of the Year: Emir Nurmansyah.
  • Project Finance Deal of the Year: Jakarta Bandung High Speed Rail Project
  • Indonesia Deal of the Year: Jakarta Bandung High Speed Rail


ABNR is the largest and longest-established independent, full-service law firm in Indonesia. As one of the country’s top-three firms by number of fee earners, it is a market leader for Projects, Banking & Finance, M&A, Capital Markets, Real Estate, Aviation, Shipping, and Employment, and has an award-winning Antitrust, Compliance & Regulatory practice.


ABNR Management Committee member Mr. Emir Nurmansyah said the firm’s 6 awards reflected its unwavering commitment to the provision of quality legal services, something that had been a hallmark of the firm ever since its establishment in 1967.


Emir’s comments were echoed by fellow Management Committee member, Mr. Nafis Adwani, who added that this recognition would encourage the firm’s lawyers to continue going that extra mile for clients.


Meanwhile, Mr. Agus Deradjat, also a Management Committee member, commented, “It is really wonderful for us to be recognized like this. It makes all the hard work and late nights worthwhile.”


The Indonesia Law Awards are presented annually by Asian Legal Business, a Thomson Reuters publication based in Singapore, and one of the most widely read legal journals in Southeast and East Asia.


For more information on how ABNR can help you with your legal needs, please contact:

Mr. Emir Nurmansyah (

Mr. Nafis Adwani (

Mr. Agus Deradjat (