Environment

Riki & Fernandes offers guidance to domestic and international clients on Indonesia’s comprehensive environmental laws pertaining to recycling, hazardous waste management (by hospitals, clinics, manufacturing industries etc.), water and air pollution, forest and timber regulations, and handling of chemicals.

 

The team assists a variety of clients with regulatory compliance, enforcement actions, and civil litigation in all aspects of environmental and natural resources law. We represent businesses of all sizes, from Indonesian Biggest Coorporation to sole proprietorships, nonprofit organizations, trusts and estates, governmental entities, individuals and trade associations in litigation, regulatory and transactional matters. We also routinely associate with other attorneys and international firms, forming a team to further the interest of clients with environmental legal issues nationwide.

 

In non-contentious areas, our environment team can assist clients in undertaking environmental  due  diligence  audit  to  assess  material  environmental  risks  related  to acquisition of operated and non-operated production/ manufacturing sites as well as acquisition of pre-development assets in Indonesia.

 

Besides the above, (in non-contentious areas), our environment team can assist clients in advise  on  risk   assessment  and  apportionment  in  corporate,  property  and  financing transactions and can work closely with our team in the areas of planning, infrastructure and energy laws.

 

Our team has advised clients including foreign investors in Indonesia, utility operators, property and development companies, hospitals and clinics, landfill operators, professional bodies/ associations of manufacturing companies, and companies from other sectors, including manufacturing, waste, chemicals, construction, house building, rail, mining, quarrying, oil and energy.