Georgine B. Sahetapy
Georgine graduated from Universitas Indonesia, Faculty of Law in 2013, majoring in private law. In 2017, she obtained her Master's degree from Institute for Law and Finance, Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt, Germany, majoring in International Finance Law. During this period she also had the chance to work as an intern in one of the international law firm.
In 2013 she joined HHR Lawyers before she continued her study for a master degree in 2016. Then, in 2018 she re-joined HHR Lawyers as an Associate and promoted as a Senior Associate of HHR Lawyers in 2019. She attached to Commercial Dispute Resolution practice group in which she had involved in several cases and matters with exposure in working directly with the Partners in the firm as well as attending court proceedings, with exposure to several on and off-court litigation matters of foreign and international clients, as well as bankruptcy and insolvency matters.
She had also involved in several cases and matter; such as:
- In Commercial Dispute Resolution works, she has involved in various domestic litigation as well as insolvency proceedings such as representing (i) a multinational oil and gas company and a palm oil plantation company in default claims against one of its subcontractor (both won the first stage at District Court level); (ii) assisting one of the biggest cable television company in Indonesia in a tort case of tax fraudulence against its shareholders; (iii) representing a national company on a dispute regarding its distribution license of an international cosmetic brand against the Indonesian Food and Medicine Body in a State Administrative Court; (iv) representing local and international companies in various bankruptcy and/or insolvency proceedings and its subsequent liquidation process; and (v) representing an international client in copyright dispute.
- In Corporate & Investment works, she has involved in various matters, such as assisting an oil plantation company in establishing its new foreign investment company, and in merger and acquisition works, she had involved in the acquisition of several palm oil plantation companies in East Borneo by one of the largest cigarette company in Indonesia, as well as assisting a multinational oil and gas company in acquiring 4 (four) plots of land in Balikpapan, South Borneo.
- In Capital Market works, she acted as supervisor in a legal due diligence for a right issue of a Malaysian-based poultry company.
- Member of the Indonesian Advocate Association (PERADI), in which she has licensed to practice general law and litigation in Indonesia as an advocate