Hanim Hamzah

Hanim Hamzah
Regional Managing Partner, ZICO law Network | Roosdiono & Partners (a member of ZICO Law)

Hanim is the Regional Managing Partner of the ZICO law network and heads the Corporate M&A practice group at Roosdiono & Partners.

Her 20 years of regional practice experience includes being resident in Malaysia, Japan and Indonesia where she specialised in major infrastructure project financing and M&A deals in aviation, banking, insurance, mining, oil and gas, plantations, and property.  She is also well-versed in cross-border securitisation deals, structured financial products, and Islamic finance, where she has represented the interests of investors from Asia, the US, UK, and Europe in key onshore and offshore multi-currency transactions. She has been recognised as a ‘Leading Lawyer’ in Indonesia, in Corporate & Commercial, Cross Border, Mergers & Acquisitions and Project Infrastructure Finance (Islamic Finance News, 2011, 2012, 2013). She has written articles and essays including ‘A Giant in the Making – Recent legal and regulatory developments for Islamic banking and finance in Indonesia’ in Guide to Islamic Banking and Finance (Imperial College Press, 2010).

Hanim’s experience in Japan includes five years in corporate and banking practices at leading Japanese law firm where she also worked on various award-winning deals as recognised by Asia Law Business Journal, AsiaLaw and Thomson Deal Watch. As the Jakarta resident partner of Zaid Ibrahim & Co at its associated firm in Indonesia, Roosdiono & Partners, Hanim is frequently invited as a speaker at conferences and seminars in Asia relating to foreign direct investment in Indonesia. She also guest lectures at leading Indonesian universities and is currently the Vice President of the Malaysia Chambers Jakarta (2015-2017). In addition, Hanim has also been identified as ‘Market-Leading Lawyer’ in Indonesia by Asialaw Profiles since 2015 to 2018 and a ‘Leading Lawyer’ in Mergers & Acquisitions and Project Finance by IFLR1000 in 2018.

  • Advocate and solicitor of the High Court of Malaya
  • Barrister-at-Law of the Lincoln’s Inn, United Kingdom
  • Executive Education program, NYU Stern Business School, New York, USA
  • MBA (Honours) degree from University of Wales at Cardiff, United Kingdom
  • LL.B (Honours) degree from Sheffield University, United Kingdom
  • Leading Lawyer | Financial & Corporate | Indonesia
    IFLR1000, 2018
  • Market-leading Lawyer | Banking & Finance, Corporate M&A, Projects & Infrastructure | Indonesia
    Asialaw Profiles, 2018
  • Recommended Lawyer| Corporate M&A | Indonesia
    Legal 500, 2017
  • English
  • Malay
  • Indonesian
  • Japanese (conversational)
Qualifications
  • Advocate and solicitor of the High Court of Malaya
  • Barrister-at-Law of the Lincoln’s Inn, United Kingdom
  • Executive Education program, NYU Stern Business School, New York, USA
  • MBA (Honours) degree from University of Wales at Cardiff, United Kingdom
  • LL.B (Honours) degree from Sheffield University, United Kingdom
Awards
  • Leading Lawyer | Financial & Corporate | Indonesia
    IFLR1000, 2018
  • Market-leading Lawyer | Banking & Finance, Corporate M&A, Projects & Infrastructure | Indonesia
    Asialaw Profiles, 2018
  • Recommended Lawyer| Corporate M&A | Indonesia
    Legal 500, 2017
Languages
  • English
  • Malay
  • Indonesian
  • Japanese (conversational)