Mr Luky I. Walalangi QC > Walalangi & Partners in association with Nishimura & Asahi > Jakarta, Indonesia > Lawyer Profile

Walalangi & Partners in association with Nishimura & Asahi
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Managing Partner


Mr. Luky I. Walalangi is a qualified and leading Indonesian lawyer with two decades of experience and particular expertise in M&A, banking & finance, and real estate.

Luky I. Walalangi has been assisting numerous and various foreign companies in their complex investments and acquisitions (including assets and portfolio loan acquisitions), real property projects, and corporate restructurings in Indonesia. He has also represented leading global banking and financial groups in major finance transactions, bond issuance, sophisticated fund-raising projects as well as a number of major electricity projects in Indonesia.

He is considered among the leading M&A and finance practitioners by various reputable independent legal directories, including Chambers Global, Chambers Asia Pacific, Chambers Fintech, IFLR1000, The Legal500, Asialaw, Asia Business Law Journal and Asian Legal Business. In addition, Asia Business Law Journal named him on the A-List of Indonesia’s Top 100 Lawyers for five consecutive years from 2018 to 2022, and he is also highly regarded by IFLR1000 and Asialaw in the areas of Banking, Corporate and M&A, and Project Finance.

Luky I. Walalangi was named “Indonesian Lawyer of the Year” for Client Service Excellence at the Asialaw Awards 2020 and also recognized as one of the “Top 15 M&A Lawyers across Asia 2022” and “Asia’s Super 50 Top TMT Lawyers 2021” by Asian Legal Business.


  • English
  • Indonesian


  • Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, the Netherlands – LLM Degree
  • University of Parahyangan – Bachelor of Law

Lawyer Rankings

Indonesia > Antitrust and competition

Walalangi & Partners in association with Nishimura & Asahi has a broad antitrust and competition offering that covers cartel, pricing policies, rebates and territorial division, vertical integration and KPPU proceedings. Luky I. Walalangi has a broad range of sector expertise that includes the manufacturing and financial services sectors, and jointly leads the team with Miriam Andreta.

Indonesia > Corporate and M&A

Walalangi & Partners in association with Nishimura & Asahi has a strong Japan-based clientele which the team advises on entering the Indonesian markets. Managing partner Luky I. Walalangi has significant experience advising clients on investments, acquisitions and corporate restructuring in the real estate and financial services space.

Indonesia > Restructuring and insolvency

Walalangi & Partners in association with Nishimura & Asahi has a broad range of restructuring and insolvency expertise and frequently advises on suspension of payment and bankruptcy proceedings, with clients noting its ‘quick response times‘. Luky I. Walalangi has a strong background in assisting clients with corporate restructurings.

Indonesia > Real estate

Walalangi & Partners in association with Nishimura & Asahi has a broad real estate offering that covers land acquisitions, building and planning requirements, land sub-division, security structuring of land, and the leasing and sale of property. Luky I. Walalangi advises international investors on real estate investments and acquisitions in Indonesia.

Comparative Guides

Indonesia: Real Estate November 2021 This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Real Estate laws and regulations that may occur in Indonesia.