International Arbitration | Singapore Litigation

Strategic Partnership with Budidjaja International Lawyers

“Providence Law Asia is excited to announce our strategic partnership with Budidjaja International Lawyers (BIL). This collaboration represents the firm’s vision of expanding its presence and services beyond Singapore. Being a leading independent boutique firm in Indonesia, BIL is the ideal platform for Providence Law Asia to offer its expertise on Singapore law to clients in Indonesia. Conversely, this partnership offers seamless access to Indonesian Law expertise to our firm’s own clients. The mutual synergies and compatible qualities of both firms will pave the way for a better offering on cross-border matters involving Singapore and Indonesia”.

About Budidjaja International Lawyers

Budidjaja International Lawyers is a full service and independent firm with goal to be a trusted legal services provider with world-class standards that make a positive impact on society.

Established in 2007, BIL has enforced its vision of transforming legal practice in Indonesia and has successfully forged a reputation as one of the leading and most admired legal practices in Indonesia. All of the founders are already matured, and with core values of excellence, integrity, and reliability, client-centric is at the heart of the firm so each solution it provides are aligned with clients’ main goal. BIL’s association with international law alliance and law firms from all parts of the world has strengthened BIL’s presence domestically and internationally.

Because of our “independence”, BIL carries a relatively lower cost base and is able to offer a flexible and competitive fee structure. We also work more creative so that the value of our results exceeds the cost of our services.

Our rich mix of talented, dedicated lawyers, and legal support professionals work as a team with our clients. Our client focus strategy is not based on the results, but relationship and values we gain by gaining their trust. We understand that the investment in our team is an investment in our clients and our future. That is why we put a lot of resources in our people’s professional development and technology, as the world we live in now is inseparable to the innovation in tech.

As part of our commitment to provide tailored legal solution to our clients, specifically Chinese clients, since 2015 Budidjaja International Lawyers has established “China Practice Group” which comprises of Chinese speaking lawyers and understand Chinese corporate culture to specifically aimed at providing legal assistance for Chinese-based clients.

“With core values of excellence, integrity, and reliability, client-centric is at the heart of the firm so each solution it provides are aligned with clients’ main goal.”

Tony Budidjaja

Tony has more than 23 years standing as a legal counsel with extensive experience and expertise in Commercial Dispute Resolution (both in Indonesia and overseas); Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring; Environment and Natural Resources. Tony is also one of the few legal practitioners in Indonesia who is qualified as both capital market legal consultant and tax court attorney. Tony is an accredited Indonesian professional advocate, mediator, and arbiter. Tony is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb) and registered as a mediator and arbitrator in a number of institutions providing/mediating and arbitration services both in Indonesia and abroad, including: the Asian International Arbitration Centre (AIAC, previously known as KLRCA); Singapore Chamber for Maritime Arbitration (SCMA); Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC); the Indonesian Commodities Arbitration Institution (BAKTI); and the Conflict Resolution Unit (CRU) of the Indonesia Business Council for Sustainable Development (IBCSD). Tony is the first Indonesian advocate and is currently the only one registered and eligible to proceed at the Singapore International Commercial Court (SICC). Tony graduated from the University of Tarumanagara, Indonesia, with a Bachelor of Law degree in Business Law (1996) and from the University of Leiden, Netherlands, with a Master of Law degree in International Business Law (2001).

Narada Kumara

Narada has extensive experience in representing multinational corporations and local companies in court-assisted debt restructuring processes, which popularly known as the suspension of payment (PKPU), and insolvency/bankruptcy litigation before the Indonesian Commercial Court, as well as the out-of-court debt and company restructuring. Narada has also represented clients in complex litigation proceedings and a vast array of projects and deals, with clients from various business sectors, among others, private equity, banking and finance, IT and telecommunication, mining, waste management, and renewable energy. Narada graduated cum laude from University of Padjadjaran, majoring in Business Law with a Bachelor of Laws degree in 2013.