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Makes & Partners

Work Department

Banking and Finance, Mergers and Acquisition, Real Estate, Restructuring and Insolvency


Partner of Makes & Partners Law Firm


Francisca’s work has been consistently recognized by peers and clients, as well as by legalease publications. Fransisca has achieved, among others recognitions as a Leading Lawyer in Indonesia for Banking and Finance and Restructuring and Insolvency by Legal 500, 2014 and a Rising Star for Construction & Real Estate by the AsiaLaw Leading Lawyers, 2015. She is involved in a number of significant deals, which some recent ones include assisting one of the biggest Property Companies in Indonesia in their establishment of Dana Investasi Real Estate, acted as a lead partner in advising PT Surya Semesta Internusa Tbk in obtaining loans from International Finance Coporation to finance one of their industrial development project in Indonesia. She also assisted several private equities, among others CVC Capital Partner as the seller of shares of PT Matahari Department Store Tbk through a private placement together with PT Multipolar Tbk, a deal which granted Makes & Partners a National Firm of The Year Award by IFLR in 2014.


Bahasa Indonesia and English


member of PERADI


Faculty of Law, Trisakti University (1999) – Bachelor of Law (S.H.)

Lawyer Rankings

Indonesia > Corporate and M&A

(Leading individuals)

Fransisca S.H. Makes & Partners

Makes & Partners is an independent Indonesian law firm with a broad array of corporate expertise, encompassing corporate finance, M&A, and commercial knowhow. It acts for a wide range of clients from family run businesses to multinational corporations and has strong relationships with regulatory authorities, which is useful when dealing with merger control issues. The team is led by Yozua Makes, who has over 35 years’ experience in corporate law, Fransisca S.H. and Bernardus Billy. Francisca is recommended for cross-border transactions and financings, while Billy is well versed in M&A, and also handles capital markets work for domestic and international clients.

Indonesia > Banking and finance

Makes & Partners is well known in the Indonesian market for corporate finance work; it mainly acts for borrower clients but also caters to lenders on a range of transactional issues. The firm has good connections with government and regulatory authorities which enables it to conduct merger transactions with ease. The team is jointly led by Yozua Makes and Fransisca S.H.; Fransisca is recommended for M&A, banking and finance matters, and restructuring and insolvency.