Senior and Managing Partner


+62 21 509 92901

Highly regarded

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Capital markets

Melli Darsa’s expertise revolves in securities capital markets, M&A and regulatory matters, with specialization in public company governance and strategic corporate litigation. As the Founder and Senior Partner in Melli Darsa & Co., Darsa has handled some of the largest banks, financial institutions restructuring, reorganization, including several cross-border securities transactions.

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As a member firm of PwC global network, In July 2018 – June 2019 MDC has 39% female lawyer-applicants while the new female lawyer hires represented 42% at all levels.

  • Assisted the syndicated Chinese bank (i.e. Industrial and Commercial Bank of China and the Export-Import Bank of China) in the USD 270 Million financing for the development of 2x100MW Coal Fired Steam Power Plant.
  • Act as Indonesian legal counsel to China Minsheng Banking Corp., Ltd. Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone Branch in the USD 250 Million financing for the construction of a ferronickel manufacturing facility(s).
  • As Indonesian legal counsel to Maybank Indonesia in the, IDR 1 Trillion, first phase of the third continuing bonds listed in the Indonesian Stock Exchange (IDX) with the target size of up to IDR 5 Trillion.
  • Acted as Indonesian legal counsel for the Sale and issuance of US$750.000.000 3.75% Euro Medium Term Notes Due 2024 Issued by PT Bank Mandiri (Persero) Tbk under US$ 2,000,000,000 Euro Medium Term Notes Programme. 
  • Assisted LMIRT Management Ltd in the IDR 3.7 Trillion proposed acquisition of a retail mall.

  • Vice Chair-person of Legal and Regulatory Affairs of the Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KADIN)
  • The External Affairs Director of HKPM (The Capital Market Legal Consultant Association)

  • Bachelor of Law, Faculty of Law University of Indonesia, 1989
  • LLM, Harvard Law School, 1994