Highly regarded


Bar admissions:




Practice areas:

Banking and finance
Capital markets
Project finance
Restructuring and insolvency

Industry sectors:

Consumer goods and services
Real estate
Technology and telecommunications

Mr. Freddy Karyadi is an Indonesian qualified lawyer, an expert and a leading lawyer in M&A, Capital Market and Taxation transactions with more than two decades of experience.


  • Asialaw 2017 - 2021: Distinguished Practitioner 2020 in Capital Market, Corporate and M&A
  • Asia Business Law Journal 2018 - 2021: The A-List: Indonesia’s Top100 Lawyers
  • IFLR1000 2017- 2021: Leading Lawyer – Highly Regarded
  • Legal500 2017 – 2020: Recommended Lawyer

  • Leading ABNR team in advising PT Indo Raya Tenaga, the around US$ 3.6 billion project company Java 9&10 power plant; (2020);
  • Leading ABNR team in advising a prominent investor in the around USD 18 billion mega-merger of Indonesian top tech companies (2021);
  • Leading ABNR team in assisting a divestment majority stakes in around USD 100 million dollars fintech to a top leading Indonesian technology company (2020);
  • Leading ABNR team in assisting major international fintech driven investment firm in providing multimillion dollars facility to a leading peers to peers platform (2020);
  • Leading ABNR team in assisting a world leading manufacturer in the rack-and-pinion rail vehicle industry in its cooperation (initial investment around USD 100 milion) with the Indonesian state-owned integrated rolling stock manufacturer (2019);
  • Leading ABNR team in assisting a multi million dollars partial divestment in a market leading printing company to a major Japanese printing company and the relevant cooperation (2019);
  • Leading ABNR team in assisting PT Layar Persada in sale of shares in PT Graha Layar Prima Tbk (an Indonesia-based company primarily engaged in the operation and management of movie theater chain and food and beverages) to Coree Capital Limited amounting to approximately US$ 70 million (2018);
  • Leading ABNR team in advising a giant investor in the around USD 100 million IPO of a leading hospital chain (2018).

  • Indonesian Capital Market Legal Consultant 
  • Indonesian Tax Consultants Association
  • International Fiscal Association 
  • International Federation of Accountant
  • Member of the board of ethic of the Indonesian Fintech Association (AFTECH)
  • Member of the Editorial Board of The Derivatives and Financial Instrument Journal of the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentations

  • University of Indonesia – Bachelor Degree in Law, graduated in 1998
  • Trisakti University – Bachelor Degree in Economics - Accountancy, graduated in 1997 (Cum Laude).
  • Universiteit Leiden, the Netherlands -LLM in International Taxation Degree, graduated in 2002.
  • Peking University, PRC – MBA, graduated in 2015
  • Columbia University, USA – Summer Program – American Law, 2002