A proud Indonesian Intellectual Property Firm
that is committed to deliver world-class
Intellectual Property service.
Transparency, Cost Aware Commerciality,
Accessible & Responsive, Service Exellence
K&K Advocates is a boutique Intellectual Property (IP) firm which specializes in providing services across the entire spectrum of IP. A full range of services is provided, including IP, Telecommunication and Information Technology with particular strengths in the registration and enforcement of copyright, patent and trademark.
K&K Advocate's knowledge of IP principles in an Indonesian regulatory context is regularly sought by multinational clients, foreign governments and international organisations. We also draw upon our international network to manage the IP portfolios of a diverse range of clients across many industries and technologies, including cross-jurisdictional issues.
Our attorneys dedicate themselves to understanding our client's business and working closely with clients to achieve the best possible commercial result from the transaction. Whatever your business, seeking discerning legal advice to secure and exploit your IP rights is critical to making strategic commercial decisions. Our IP attorneys will work with you to understand your needs and to help maximize your investment.
We are involved with, or act for, bodies responsible for formulating and commenting on cutting edge developments in IP and technology laws and regulations, by having continuous involvement in the formulation of changes to the current IP laws and regulations, in particular trademark and copyright.
Extended to this role, we have also been actively involved in what so called "Government Outreach Programs", i.e. government's activities in, amongs others, capacity building, socialization of any new IP laws and regulations to assist in providing better understanding to the industries concerning the relevant laws and regulations.
We continue to maintain and deepen our reputation as experts and leaders in the field of Indonesian IP law. Our services have been retained by a wide range of domestic and multinational firms seeking to protect valuable original creations, as recognized by the Asia Pacific Legal 500.
We strongly adopt the following Corporate Values as our four key attributes in all our works
Serve clients with integrity to the best of our ability in the quest to protect the client's IP rights, by adhering to strong moral and ethical principles.
Loyalty to both the clients and among the team.
Endeavour to be worthy of our client's and our partner's trust.
4. Service Excellence
Excellence in service is the fourth core value that K&K Advocates strive to exemplify through prompt, timely, thoughtful and accurate service to the clients.
The complex, fast-evolving field of IP requires incisive and appropriate solutions to protect valuable IP rights. Our aim is to assist our clients in securing protection for IP rights in a manner that suits their business needs and objectives, to also determine the best course of action in handling any possible infringement of the client's rights in Indonesia. In line with this approach, we emphasize the following principles:
On the outset of every project, we consult our clients to clarify the objectives, and the available courses of action, as well as assessing the potential ramifications and the associated costs. Clients are kept informed as the case progresses.
2. Cost Aware Commerciality
In recommending solutions, we ensure that we have a proper understanding of our client's business and commercial interests in order to attain a suitable balance between costs and the achievement of the client's objectives.
3. Accessible & Responsive
We strive to be accessible and responsive at all times, working closely together with our clients to arrive at timely and effective solutions.
4. Service Excellence
In line with our corporate values, we strive to provide the best service in all ways possible, not only by prompt and proactive responses, but by also working with high integrity to honour our client's trust in us. Communication is an important service value, and sharing information is vital. We recognize that need and have therefore set up our customized online IP tracker portal which will allow clients to obtain information on the status of their IP prosecution matters, including automated updates as to recent changes and developments.
Managing partner Mr. Justisiari P. Kusumah has been recognized by the Asia Pacific Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2014 Edition, and previously in the 2008/2009 Edition as a Leading Individual in the field of IP in Indonesia. Under his leadership, the team that is now K&K Advocates also gained recognition as a Top Tier Provider of IP Services.
Justi has a long and distinguished career in IP law and is recognized as one of Indonesia's leading figures in the area. He is recognized by The Asia Pacific Legal 500 as a leading IP lawyer and was mentioned in Asialaw Leading Lawyers as a leading practitioner in IP and in Chambers Asis-Pacific As a highly recommended lawyer in IP and Telecommunication. In addition to being the Managing Partner role, Justi's main role in the firm is to lead and oversee the Litigation & Enforcement team, Arbitration as well as the Commercial IP, Telecommunication, Media and Technology practice group. Justi was as a member of the IP Experts Team of the Ministry of Law and Human Rights (2011-2015).
Justi was the Chairman of the Indonesian IP Consultant Association (Asosiasi Konsultan HKI, 'AKHKI', 2010-2013), and is currently sit as a member of AKHKI's Advisory Board. Justi is also a Member of the International Trademark Association (INTA) and Asian Patent Attorneys Association (AAPA) and Board Member of the Indonesian Intellectual Property Society ("IIPS").
Justi has been actively involved with IIPS in promoting IP protection/awareness in Indonesia and was involved in the establishment of Indonesia Anti Counterfeiting Society ("MIAP"). He currently serves as Chairman of MIAP. Justi is also a regular instructor for various training organized by and for the Indonesian Police Force and National IP Task Force.
Justi holds a Sarjana Hukum (Bachelor of Law) and Master degrees from Padjajaran University. He has also attended various training courses in Indonesia, Singapore, Canada, the USA, France, Australia, Hong Kong, and Japan, as well as spending time in Melbourne on secondment to one of Australia's largest firms. He is a licensed Advocate and a member of the Indonesian Advocates Association (Peradi).
Risti has broad expertise in the IP area and has been actively involved in providing assistance for both Indonesian and foreign clients in a variety of IP projects. Risti's main role in the firm is to lead the Non-Contentious Team and oversee the Commercial IP, Telecommunication & IT Division.
Risti's role include handling prosecution of trademarks and geographical indications, industrial designs, copyright and patent; enforcement of IP rights; and to lead IP commercial projects, including providing advisory services with respect of franchising, licensing, distributorship, consumer protection, anti-monopoly, as well as issues relating media and data protection/privacy. She holds a Bachelor of Law degree from the Faculty of Law, Trisakti University, Jakarta, majoring in Business Law.
Risti is a licensed Advocate and is also admitted to practice as an IP Consultant in 2006. She is also a member of the Indonesian Advocates Association (Peradi), a member of INTA and was an active committee member of AKHKI (2010-2013).
Risti was mentioned as one of the "Up and Coming Lawyer" of the IP area for 2015 by Chambers and Partners. Recently, she mentioned in Who's Who Legal for Franchise 2017 (WWL Franchise 2017).
Wardaya has been practicing law since 1995 with main expertise in litigation. He handles both criminal and civil litigation case representing local and multi-national clients. His main area of litigation includes litigation in in the field of property/real estate, maritime, fishery, criminal, IP, employment, foreign/domestic investment, insurance, bankrupcy and family law.
Wardaya graduated from Faculty of Law of the University of Sebelas Maret, Solo in 1995 and received his master degree from Padjajaran University in 2007. He is also a holder of bar license and a member of Indonesian Bar Association or Persatuan Advokat Indonesia (PERADI) since 1999.
The joining of Wardaya will definetely reinforce and enrich K&K Advocates litigation and commercial dispute practice.
Fajar obtained his Bachelor of Laws degree in October 2011 from Trisakti University, Jakarta, majoring in Criminal Law.
He joined the team at K&K Advocates in January 2012.
Fajar assists Indonesian and foreign clients in pursuing IP protection for copyrights, trademarks, patents, trade secrets, and industrial designs. In addition to that, he also assists clients in anti-counterfeiting actions and enforcement measures with the Litigation & Enforcement Team (Contentious Division).
Elsiana Inda Putri Maharani obtained her Sarjana Hukum (Bachelor of Laws) in February 2008 from Parahyangan Catholic University, Bandung, majoring in Law and completed her Master's Degree majoring in Business Law from Parahyangan Chatolic University, Bandung.
Elsiana joined K&K Advocates in August 2014. Prior joining K&K Advocates, he worked at one of major litigation law firms in Jakarta.
Elsiana assists various Indonesian and foreign clients in Civil Litigation, particularly focussing on Business and Commercial disputes. Since joining K&K Advocates Elsiana has become an important member of the Litigation and Enforcement Team and she have been assisting clients in a wide variety of matters relating to a variety of intellectual property (IP) litigation which also includes the enforcement of IP rights.
Elsiana is a licensed Advocate and she also a member of the Indonesian Advocates Association (Peradi) since 2010.
Danny graduated from Trisakti University in 2012 majoring in Business Law with specialization in Intellectual Property and Information & Technology.
He joined K&K Advocates in October 2015 right after he completed his Master Degree on Law and Digital Technologies at Leiden University, the Netherlands. Prior joining K&K Advocates, he worked at one of major law firms in Jakarta.
At K&K Advocates, he is involved in various matters related to IP Protection (both contentious and non-contentious), Technology, Media & Telecommunication, and General Corporate. Danny was a recipient of Education Endowment Fund Scholarship from the Indonesian government.
He is also a licensed Advocate and a member of the Indonesian Advocates Association (Peradi).
Aurora graduated from Faculty of Law, Trisakti University, Jakarta, in March 2012, majoring in Private Law. She joined K&K Advocates as a Junior Associate in 2015. Prior to joining K&K Advocates, she has prior experience as a Paralegal from 2012.
Her role in K&K Advocates is actively involves in IP prosecution matters.
Aurora is also a registered IP Consultant since 2015.
Nabila obtained her Bachelor Degree of Law from Universitas Indonesia, Depok, in 2015, majoring in Economic and Business Law. During her period of study, she participated in various student organizations and attended many seminars that embrace her legal knowledge in IP and Commercial fields. Having fashion and intellectual property as her interest, her undergraduate thesis combined fashion and intellectual property issues.
Nabila joined K&K Advocates as a Junior Associate, and is actively involved in providing assistance for almost in IP field in Contentious and Non- Contentious, and also Corporate matters.
Eka obtained his Bachelor Degree of Law from UNIKA Atmajaya Jakarta, in 2016, majoring in Economic and Business Law.
He joined the team at K&K Advocates in March 2016.
In the beginning, Eka has joined K&K Advocates as an Internship for Junior Associate and has successfully obtained full appointment as Junior Associate in 2016 due to his potential abilities and quality of works. Eka actively involves in providing assistance to Non- Contentious team for IP prosecution works as well as assisting the firm's dynamic Contentious team for enforcement works.
Bhredipta obtained his Bachelor Degree of Law from Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta, in 2016, majoring in International Law. During his period of study, He actively involved in Asian Law Students' Association (ALSA) acting as its International Board officer as Vice President of Academic Activities. His team also awarded as 3rd Highest Ranked Team in Foreign Direct Investment International Arbitration Moot Competition, Boston, USA.
Prior to joining K&K Advocates, Bhredipta participated in Exchange Program in Leiden Law School, Leiden University, The Netherlands and has completed Internship in Van Vollenhoven Institute, in the same institution.
Bhredipta joined K&K Advocates as a Junior Associate, and is actively involved in providing assistance for Commercial and Corporate matters.
Adrian obtained his Bachelor Degree of Law from Universitas Pancasila, Jakarta in 2016 majoring in Economic and Business Law.
He joined K&K Advocates as a Junior Associate in 2016. Adrian has been assisting Non-Contentious team for IP prosecution works.
Yunita graduated from Tarakanita Secretarial Academy in June 2004. She worked as a Secretary with the IP Practice Group of a major law firm from 2006. In 2009 she was promoted as a paralegal and continued to work together with the team when K&K Advocates was formed in October 2011. Her role in K&K Advocates is as a Paralegal, actively involved in providing assistance on IP protection for trademarks, patents and industrial designs. Yunita also assists clients in IP prosecution works abroad.
Lusi obtained her Bachelor degree and graduated from the Faculty of Letters, English Department, Gunadarma University in 2003.Lusi has extensive experience in dealing with legal issues relating to the prosecution trademarks, patents, industrial design and copyrights.
Lusi has been actively assisting multinational clients for IP prosecution matters. Lusi joined K&K Advocates in 2013 to support the Non Contentious Team.
Nugraha graduated from Faculty of Social and Politic, Padjadjaran University in 2013 with a Bachelor's Degree in Anthropology. Nugraha becomes a registered IP Consultant in 2014. He joined K&K Advocates in 2016 as a Paralegal to support the Contentious Team (IP protection for copyrights and trademarks) and Non Contentious Team (prosecution trademarks, patents, industrial designs, and copyrights). Nugraha has experience in investigation works especially in Intellectual Property matter.
Ririn graduated from the University of Borobudur with a Bachelors Degree in Law from the University of Borobudur, Jakarta, majoring in Civil Law. She joined K&K Advocates in April 2013. Her role in K&K Advocates now is as a Secretary and Paralegal, and actively involved in providing assistance for IP prosecution matters for trademarks and industrial designs.
Denni graduated from Padjadjaran University, Bandung in 1994. He has gained more than 12 years of experience working in Advertising and PR Agencies (1994-2007). Some of the employers include TVad, Matari Advertising, AriaWest / AT&T, Subsidiary and Adhouse Exhibition. A passion for organizing was what then brought him to K&K Advocates as an Office Manager and General Affairs Officer.
Marisca graduated from Pitaloka Secretarial and Management Academy in 2008 and Business Economics Indonesia in 2011. She joined K&K Advocates in 2012. Prior joining K&K Advocates, she worked as a secretary with the corporate group in one of the major firms in Jakarta since 2010.
As a finance Manager, her role is to manage the financial aspect of the firm.
Radita Indrayani graduated from the Faculty of Communications, Padjadjaran University, in June 2004, majoring in Public Relations. She has been working with K&K Advocates as a Paralegal since 2011. Her role in K&K Advocates is actively providing assistance for IP prosecution and takes part in the Finance Division as a billing staff as well as assisting the firm's business development activities.
Putri graduated from Tarakanita Secretarial Academy in June 2008. She has been working as a secretary with the IP Practice Group of a major firm since 2010, and transitioned with the team to join K&K Advocates when it was formed in October 2011. Her main role in K&K Advocates is a Billing Staff, and also actively involved as Paralegal to support the non-contentious team in providing assistance on IP prosecution matters for trademarks, patents, and industrial designs.
Leo obtained his Bachelor of Law degree in 2012 from Bandung School of Law. He joined our litigation team at K&K Advocates in April 2016 as part of our firms litigation practice expansion.
Prior to joining K&K Advocates, Leo had worked in some Indonesian prominent litigation law firms and acquires his expertise in general litigation in the areas of criminal law, family law, business, labour and property-related dispute, and bankruptcy. He is also a licensed Advocate and a member of the Indonesian Advocates Association (Peradi).
Raniya obtained her Bachelor Degree from the University of Indonesia, Depok, in 2017, majoring in Economic and Business Law.
During her period of study, she involved in various student organizations such as Asian Law Students Association (ALSA) and Business Law Society (BLS) that embrace her legal knowledge in Commercial sectors.
Raniya joined K&K Advocates as a Junior Associate and advises various national and multinational industries on Commercial and Corporate matters.
Rizka graduated from Faculty of Law, Trisakti University in May 2017, majoring in Business Law. She joined K&K Advocates as an intern in August 2016 and obtained full appointment as Junior Associate in June 2017.
Her role in K&K Advocates is to support the Non-Contentious Team.
Aldi is specialized in Corporate and Commercial law, either in litigation or non-litigation. His main area includes bankruptcy, insurance, banking and finance, investment, consumer protection, land and property, labor and general corporate matters including contract review, contract drafting and legal due diligence to corporate action. He is a member of the Indonesian Bar Association (PERADI) and a member of the Indonesian Administrator and Receiver (Asosiasi Kurator dan Pengurus Indonesia/AKPI).
He handling many cases of Indonesian Ministry, national company (Private or Public Company), multinational company, and foreign investment engaged in; automotive mobile industry; telecommunication; media and broadcasting industries; shipping ; and non - financial or financial institutions (insurance, securities, banking), within the scope of enforcement, non-litigation and litigation. He has also handled contractual matters, general corporate matters and corporate actions (such as mutual fund, Pra IPO, and M&A transactions worth billions of rupiahs), and proceeding the establishment of investment companies.
He has participated in several seminars and special courses in the scope of corporate and commercial law. He writes various articles, including an article regarding Indonesian Insurance Law on Chapter 19, The Law Review "The Insurance and Reinsurance Law Review", 6th edition, 2018.
Ghifari obtained his Bachelor Degree from the University of Diponegoro, Semarang, majoring in Business Law.
Ghifari joined K&K Advocates as a Junior Associate and actively involved in providing assistance on Commercial and Corporate matters.
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