Beginning as a law office of Mr. L. Hanafiah in 1953, the firm was one of Indonesia’s first post-independence law firms. Reconstituted in 1990 and reorganized several times, the structure then became Hanafiah Ponggawa & Partners (“HPRP”) with 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.
Currently, HPRP is in the process of combining with the world’s largest law firm, Dentons. Alongside six other combinations in South East Asia, Africa and the Caribbean, https://www.dentons.com/en.
HPRP has been named as one of the best in Indonesia among others as “Leading Lawyer” and “Top Tier Firm” by Legal500 Asia-Pacific, “Outstanding Firm” and “Highly Recommended Firm” by Asialaw Profiles, “Financial and Corporate Recommended Firm” by IFLR1000, “Restructuring and Insolvency Law Firm of the Year, Maritime Law Firm of the Year, and Project Finance Deal of the Year”, “Real Estate Law Firm of the Year” and “Islamic Finance Law Firm of the Year” by Asian Legal Business (ALB) Thomson Reuters; also provides to HPRP’s partners such as “Leading Individual” and “Recommended Lawyer” by Legal500 Asia-Pacific, “Financial and Corporate Leading Lawyer” and “Leading Lawyer” by IFLR1000, “Recommended Individual” and “Leading Lawyer” by Asialaw Profiles.