Name: Cornel B Juniarto
Firm Name: Hermawan Juniarto Law Firm
Jurisdiction: Indonesia
Practice Area: Capital Markets Law

Telephone: +62 21 2995 9057
Fax: +62 21 2995 9058

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Professional Biography:

Leaders in Law endorses Cornel B. Juniarto as our exclusively recommended Capital Markets Law expert in Indonesia. If you wish to get in touch with Cornel, please use the contact information provided above.

Cornel B. Juniarto is a senior partner at Hermawan Juniarto where he leads the dispute practice group. He regularly advises clients on general corporate law regulatory issues. He has worked on numerous corporate commercial transactions involving both domestic and international clients. Cornel has strong experience in M&A and corporate/commercial related matters. In the capital markets sector, he has extensive experience in various capital markets transactions, including rights issue and initial public offerings, as well as acquisition of public company, particularly mandatory tender offers.

Cornel was the youngest Receiver when he passed the exam in 2000 at the age of 29. He has also advised various companies on the debt settlement of insolvent companies, either during formal insolvency proceedings or through out-of-court proceedings.

Cornel is contributor to various publications on foreign investment and corporate/commercial matters and also actively involved in promoting the development of best practices of labour outsourcing in various seminars and international publications. He is the author of Indonesia chapter in the International Labour and Employment Laws (fourth edition) and Workplace Data Law and Litigation, both published by Bloomberg BNA. He is also a contributor to the publication of Construction Dispute published by International Finance Law Review (IFLR), Indonesian Corporate Governance Manual published by International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Indonesia Financial Services Authority. Currently, IFC and HJ offer corporate governance advisory service to wide range of companies in cross sector business.


  • Indonesian Advocates Association (PERADI)
  • Receiver and Administrator registered with the Department of Legal and Human Rights under No. AHU.AH.04.03-117, since 2000
  • International Bar Association Membership No. 1051467
  • Capital Market Legal Consultant registered with the Authority Financial Services  under No. 13/PM.2.5/STTD-KH/2013


  • Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KADIN), Deputy Chairman of Permanent Committee on Regional Investment Promotion
  • Lecturer at University of Tarumanagara
  • Alumni Association of National Resilience Institute of Republic of Indonesia (LEMHANNAS RI), Regular Education Program Class of 53 (2015).

Capital Markets Law:

Our Corporate Commercial and Capital Market Practice Group has assisted clients from diverse business sectors. We also have extensive experience in dealing with complex issues arising during the course of corporate restructuring. In addition, our capital market team has earned considerable reputation advising clients on initial public offerings of equity and non-equity instruments (such as bonds, medium term note, convertible and exchange bonds), rights issues, asset securitization, and other issues of securities both nationally and internationally.

We offer our clients with one stop solution service which includes deal structuring, preparation and negotiation of transaction documents until the completion of the transaction as well as advise on equity and non-equity instruments issues.

To accommodate the legal advisory related to client’s business, our practice group’s areas of focus cover the following:

  • Foreign Investment
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Corporate Restructuring
  • Joint Ventures
  • Commerce and Trade
  • Real Estate
  • Licensing Services
  • Corporate Secretarial
  • Insurance
  • Telecommunication and Information Technology (IT)
  • Labor

Representative samples of our experience include:

  • advising PT Sarana Multi Infrastruktur (Persero) on the establishment of PT Indonesia Infrastructure Finance, the first infrastructure financing company in Indonesian with initial committed capitalization of USD140 million;
  • advising PT Waskita Karya (Persero) Tbk and PT Jasa Marga (Persero) Tbk on the proposed transaction of acquisition of PT Solo Ngawi Jaya and PT Ngawi Kertosono Jaya relating to the toll road project;
  • advising PT Angkasa Pura I (Persero) on the proposed spin-off of certain business units and developing certain structures in respect of the proposed corporate restructuring;
  • advising  PT Krakatau Steel (Persero) Tbk on the establishment of a joint venture company with Osaka Steel Ltd;
  • advising PT Bank Mayapada Internasional Tbk on IDR300 billion right issuance and on IDR700 billion bond issuance in 2013;
  • advising on the liquidation of a mutual fund issued by PT Danareksa Investment Management;
  • advising on IDR103 billion rights issue of PT Hotel Mandarine Regency Tbk;
  • advising PT Sarana Multi Infrastruktur (Persero) on IDR1 trillion bond issuance; and
  • advising PT Krakatau Industrial Estate Cilegon on the pre-IPO restructuring.