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TNB & Partners

Aviation Tier 1

TNB & Partners is led by Tasdikiah Siregar who has extensive experience in aircraft leasing and restructuring, as exemplified by her current role as head of the Airport Law Division of the Air Law Society of Indonesia. The firm’s international network also makes it well placed to handle cross-border transactions, with recent work covering Indonesia, Singapore, France, and Ireland. The team acts for major leasing companies such as BBAM Aviation Services and BOC Aviation, among others. The firm works in association with Norton Rose Fulbright.

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Key clients

BBAM Aviation Services Limited

BOC Aviation Limited

CDB Aviation Lease Finance DAC

GE Capital Aviation Services

Merx Aviation

Minsheng Commercial Aviation (Ireland)

Banking and finance Tier 2

TNB & Partners advises intentional lenders on investment and asset financing, counting Bangkok Bank among its client roster. Tasdikiah Siregar works at the helm, noted for her expertise in the aforementioned areas as well as in shipping and aviation finance.

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Bangkok Bank Public Company Limited

Foreign firms Tier 3

Norton Rose Fulbright's skillset within this space covers project and corporate finance, as well as advising on M&A transactions. Singapore and Bangkok are the two main offices for Indonesian work as well as its affiliated office in Jakarta TNB & Partners.  Project finance expert Nick Merritt and corporate finance experts Stephen Woods and Craig Loveless are the important figures in Singapore. In Bangkok, M&A specialist Somboon Kitiyansub is a noteworthy name.

Corporate and M&A Tier 4

TNB & Partners is highly skilled in advising multinational companies on entering the Indonesia market, and most recently advised WeWork on the commercial and lease agreements behind setting up Jakarta offices. Benny Bernarto co-heads the practice and is particularly skilled in M&A transactions concerning the energy sector. Also leading the team is Kresna Panggabean who focuses on corporate advisory work and regulatory compliance. The firm works in association with Norton Rose Fulbright.


‘The strongest point is the personal touch shown by the team.’

Key clients


Noble Group

Olam International

Sandvik Group



Energy Earth

International Container Terminal Services Inc.

Mexichem/ Wavin


Charles Taylor PLC

Amdocs Group

Aimia Group

Dispute resolution Tier 4

TNB & Partners focuses on contract disputes and civil claims that mostly involve the oil and gas and mining sector. Kresna Panggabean works at the helm and has expertise in disputes concerning bankruptcies, delayed payments, contract breaches and general commercial issues. He has resolved contentious issues through litigation and arbitration.

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‘As a group we engage NRF across the globe in various capacities. Dispute resolution requirements may occur unexpectedly and one practice networking is a major factor when engaging legal services providers. An example of this is working with the Jakarta practice of NRF and their ability to hit the ground running through London office co-ordination. Once established the direction to and liaison with the Jakarta team was a seamless communication. Thereafter a direct relationship was easily established and maintained.’

‘Kresna Panggabean – excellent abilities to consider facts and recommend appropriate actions through threatened and actual litigation progress. Good communicator, relationship underpinned by Kresna’s visits to London office.’

‘Dandi Hamid – excellent support to Kresna, clearly hardworking Associate slightly behind the scenes more than capable of proposing and delivering support services.’

‘NRF has combined the knowledge of Indonesian legal/law enforcement environment with the understanding of how multi-national companies operate. In addition to the aforementioned knowledge, NRF also has a good relationship with local Indonesian counsels.’

‘Associate Dandi Hamid has a good understanding of Indonesian law enforcement environment and how to navigate through the inconsistent procedures in Indonesia.’

Key clients

PT Mitra Nasional Pratama

PT IOL Indonesia

The firm: TNB & Partners works in association with Norton Rose Fulbright Australia and brings together decades of experience of working in Indonesia.

Strategically positioned in the country’s financial and commercial centre in Jakarta, TNB & Partners works exclusively with Norton Rose Fulbright to provide clients with the highest quality legal services and experience in the Indonesian market.

The firm is strong across banking and finance, corporate and commercial work, and actively supports major local and international companies participating in Indonesia’s vibrant emerging economy.

As part of Norton Rose Fulbright’s global platform, the firm can draw on the depth and strength of its global practice. This allows clients to benefit from an international reach in markets and jurisdictions around the world.

Areas of practice: The firm’s key industry sectors include: energy, infrastructure, mining and commodities, financial institutions, transport, technology and innovation and life sciences and healthcare.

Department Name Email Telephone
Arbitration and dispute resolution
Banking and finance
Corporate, M&A and securities
Energy and natural resources
Foreign and domestic investment
Insolvency and restructuring
Intellectual property and franchising
Mining and plantations
Mergers and acquisitions
Project finance
Regulation and investigations
Risk advisory
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