AgSs Law - Agung Supomo Suleiman - Independent Business Lawyer

Tuesday, 7 February 2012




Partner - AgsS - SaCo     

Founder of AgSS - Saco  has in depth legal experience for more than 30 Years combination for  5 Years -  Legal Consultant and Advocate  in Law Firm,  Adnan Buyung Nasution & Associates (Nasution, Lubis, Hadiputranto),  5 Years   -   Inhouse Legal Counsel in Vico (Huffco Indonesia) Oil Gas Company reporting to the Senior Vice President Exploration & Production, 3 Years, Partner of my his  Law Office Suleiman & Rekan, which further form a Partnership with with Widyawan,  Suleiman & Widyawan   (which were requested to merge as Partmer at  the Delma Juzar & Wiriadinata (Wiriadinata & Widyawan) Law Office,  specializing in the Oil and Gas and General Mining, having association with 6 Law Firms from 6 Cities in Australia, 5 Years as In House Legal Counsel reporting to the Director in PT Freeport Indonesia, Copper and Gold Mining Company (1993-1998).      

20 Years from 1998, Partner and Legal Consultant - Advocate  of Suleiman & Co, further forming a Partnership with Sidhi Prasena for 7 Years, Suleiman Prasena & Co, and than further around 2005,  Agung formed Law Firm Suleiman Agung & Co (SACO Law Firm) and as Independent Business Lawyer, until this present moment, specializing in Legal Aspects relating surrounding Oil Gas  Gas, Gold, Copper, General Mining, Coal Mining and Energy Sectors, Iron Steel Fabrication by giving legal advices to clients conducting business in Indonesia and its financing arrangements, including legal aspects in the management, Oil and Gas, General Mining Copper, Gold, Coal, Iron Steel Manufacture,  starting up their business or seeking Investors, Funds, to keep up their Business Ventures in Indonesia.
     AGsS - SacO Law,  provides Legal Advises, Draft/Review Contracts to secure your business Interests.

By putting our Trust to  ALLAH the All Mighty, and with the help of  ALLAH,  we are confident to give you solutions to achieve your Business Objectives & Goals;
Down to Earth, solving problems, from setting up business arrangements from drafting  MOU, Letter of Intent, Shareholder Agreements, Financing, Restructuring  Loan,  from the legal aspects to achieve your business goals and wants, as a real team work are our day to day Services Work;

We are your Team Work Partners;
Tough, Integrity, Concrete Actions  are our Motto




Tuesday, 13 May 2008

SCOPE  Of Legal Services includes :
  • rendering business legal services to Clients covering business legal corporate, investments, financial, restructuring, joint ventures, cooperation agreements, share acquisition
  • reviewing the Management Hotel Agreement, Technical Assistance Agreements, Trade Mark Agreement  
  • drafting and preparing/ reviewing  business contracts surrounding the oil and gas sectors, including oil and gas contracts, PSC, TAC, JOA, JOB, Operations Agreements which includes Drilling  Contracts, IPM ( Integrated Project Management) which govern the term and conditions of the parties, covering allocation of risks, indemnities and liabilities, general rule and exception to the general rule relating to Lost In Hole (LIH) provisions relating to loss and damage of contractors in hole or below the rotary table, on a back to back subcontractor basis, or in a mirror of mutatis mutandis of the allocation of risks, indemnities and liabilities as set out in the main contract between the operator and the contractor.
involved in pursuing or defending some of my clients' interest before arbitration tribunals,  district courts and also bankruptcy courts.
  •  assisting Clients meetings with investors and financier in the efforts to raise funds and/or invests in the Clients Business related to Oil/Gas/Coal Mining Plants
  • Drafting Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) relating Clients /  Investors desire to entry   Cooperation /Investment agreement/acquisition of assets relating to Hotels /Properties
  • Drafting Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), Joint Operations Agreements relating to the  Clients/ Investors intention to enter Acquisition of assets/ Construction of Hospitals /construction High Rises Buildings
  • Drafting & preparing Business Contracts within the General Mining Minerals and Coal activities such as Contract of Work, Coal Financing / Loan contracts, Prepayment Agreement relating to Coal transactions,
  • Drafting &  preparing business contracts relating to hotel sectors including Drafting Cooperation Agreements, MOU, Management Agreement, Technical Assistance Agreements
  • Drafting Constructing Agreements, Cooperation in Investment and construction high rise building agreements, drafting Construction Agreement as well as EPIC (Engineering Procurement Installation Commissioning) on Plants and Buildings as well as Construction for Turn Key Projects.
  • Drafting and preparing the Consortium Agreements between parties who will be engaged in Construction Works.
  • Drafting Joint Venture Agreements, Shareholders Agreements,Shareholders Loan Agreements, Merger and Acquisition
  • Drafting Credit Agreements,Loan Agreements, Fiduciary Agreements
  • Conducting legal due diligence, giving legal advise and legal opinions
  • Drafting legal advices, legal documents relating to insurance management risks coverages
  • representing Clients in Arbitrations in Indonesia

EXPERIENCE AS LEGAL EXPERT WITNESS  in  the Indonesian Board of Arbitration.
Agung S.Suleiman. was recently around March 2019, experienced being requested  to be  the Legal Expert Witness in an Arbitration Case, held in BANI   (Badan Arbtrasi Nasional Indonesia) The Indonesian National Board of  Arbitration  Tribunal, by making a Legal Excpert Witness Written Opinion and appearing as the Legal Expert Witness in front of  the Arbitrators in BANI Tribunal,  relating to a dispute arising out of loss or damage to certain Down Hole Equipment, caused by fire, whereby allocation of  risks, indemnities and liabilities as set out in the main contracts  between or among operators ad contractors, were being debated by the parties in the BANI Tribunal, by which legal argumentation  arises seeking for  proper legal interpretation  of the general rule (knock to knock principles) and exceptions  to such general rule relating to the Lost in Hole provisions being  applied,  recognized and accepted  in the the oil and gas general practice operations in Indonesia. .

Legal Fee Policy & How To Contact

Legal Fee Policy
  • Our legal fee is really flexible. It could be hourly, or Monthly Retainer  which will meet your Budget. 

  • We experienced being  Retained by several Indonesian Oil Companies through its holding Company, conducting Operations in Indonesia, to serve the Holding Company,  its affiliates,  as well as the  Oil Company conducting Oil operations in Indonesia. 
  How to contact us ?

Please free to contact him through  
or contact :

  • Agung Supomo Suleiman - Senior Independent Business Lawyer through his Mobil Phone :   (+ 62816830647  or 0816830647)

Address : Jl.Cendrawasih II / No. 17 A, Gandaria Selatan, Cilandak, Jakarta, Selatan, Indonesia, 
{near the Mass Rapid Transportation ("MRT") Station of Haji Nawi, Jl.Fatmawati, Jakarta Selatan}       

AgsS - SaCo 

  Having more than 30 Years Experiencing combination of In-house Legal Counsel & Independent  Legal Business Lawyer- Senior Partner of AgsS -SaCo

  He likes to Share his  Business Legal Articles Practices  

in his   Blog  called :

Snapshot Artikel Hukum AgsS Law - Saco - AgungsS 

(AgsS  - SaCo)


AGsS  - SaCo  


Oil / Gas Sectors :
  • giving legal advices, legal opinions, legal due diligence, drafting contracts / legal documents relating to selling equity / participating interest in TAC, Production Sharing Contracts, Sale and Purchase Agreement, Farm in and Farm Out Agreements, Joint Operation Agreement, PSC - JOB, EOR, Shareholders Agreement within the oil /gas sectors.

  • NEW challenges and opportunities  are our day to day  life activities . 
  • Our Goal & Target : Professional  Performances in an efficient & effective manner to serve our Clients best business interests.
Clients experiencing Senior Partner - AgsS  Legal Services :

OIL / GAS Companies  - Oil - Gas / Drilling/ Services Companies  :
  • Kodeco Energy, Unocal Indonesia, Unocal Geothermal, PT Medco Energi International Tbk., PT Expand Nusantara ( Affiliates of Medco Group), PT Energy Timur Jauh, (Holding of Bakrie Oil and gas Sector Companies), Kondur Petroleum SA, T.A.C. Pertamina - PT Binawahana Petrindo Meruap, TAC Pertamina - PT Patrindo Persadamaju, TAC Intermega Sabaku Pte.Ltd., PT Radiance Energy, Kodeco Energy, PT Golden Spike, JOB- Pertamina  - Golden Spike, PT Asiabumipetroleo,  PT Sumatera Persada Energi; PT Aman Resources Indonesia, PT Promatcon Tepatguna; PT Babat Kukui Energi, PT Pacific Wireless Services 
  •  PT Sarku Enjinering Utama, PT Jati Tekno Prima          
COAL MINING  Business Activities  
Assisting clients in :
  • drafting / reviewing the Loan Agreement/Credit Agreements, Collateral Agreements,drafting and registering the Fiduciary Deeds at the Fiduciary Office , Coal Sales Contracts
  • giving legal advises to management. Prepayment Agreement relating to Coal transactions/ selling equity of Coal Mining Company, assisting Coal Financing & Trading companies in financing Coal Plants and purchasing Coal Products
Gold Company 

PT Indo Multi Niaga

Coal Mining Companies experiencing Legal Services :
  • Noble Coal International Inc., PT Dasa Eka Jasatama having Coal Mining Contracts with PT Pama Persada Nusantara, PT Jeska Mitra Energy ,  Coal Sales Contract, preparing financing loan agreements, fiduciary deeds, prepayment agreements relating to coal business & operations activities, checking corporate documents
Steel Company :

PT Bhirawa Steel 

PT Indonesia Asia Refractories

Trading Company :

Systec Corporation, Osaka, Japan   

Energy Company :

PT Arena Maju Bersama 

Shipping Company :

PT Andalan Mitra Bahari 

Corporate Matters :
  • Legal advices and assist Clients on matters relating to the Indonesian legal corporate laws, from establishment of Companies, Joint Ventures Agreements, Shareholders Agreements, Equity Acquisition, Mergers, Conducting legal due diligence and making the relevant Legal Report and Legal Opinion.


  • drafting/ reviewing Management Agreement, Technical Assistance Agreement, Trade Mark and Licensing Agreements
  • accompanying Clients in negotiations and meetings relating to their desires to enter into a cooperation agreement, management for the purpose to maintain growth, seeking opportunities for new investors and financiers to develop the sustainable smoothness operations of its hotel business operations.
  • conduct legal due diligence and make the Legal Opinions of the Hotel assets, corporate documents, its bank financing and credit agreements including its collateral relating to obtain the data to the prospective investors.
  • assist hotels management in restructuring its loan agreements with the bankers

Hotels/Properties Companies:
  • PT Sahid Hotel Jaya International Tbk., PT Koba Pangestu – Hotel Sahid Jogja, PT Satrya Bhima Sakti - Hotel Sahid Surabaya, PT Kusuma Sahid – Hotel Sahid Solo, PT Hotel Sahid & Co –Hotel Raya Solo
Hospitals :
  • PT Sahid Sahirman Memorial Hospitals.
Insurance Companies :

  • PT. Atap Indah- Insurance Brokers and Consultants
Financing / Banking Sector
  • loan restructuring, drafting Loan Agreements, Credit Agreements, Shareholder Loan Agreements, Fiduciary Deeds among others PT Hotel Sahid Jaya International with Offshore Syndication Loans, PT Energy Timur Jauh ( Bakrie Group ) with Jakarta Prasarana and other legal services which includes conducting legal due diligence, PT JME  preparing Financing Loan Agreement, Participating Agreement, legal advices, legal opinions
  • presenting report of legal facts finding, attending legal meetings, involved in the restructuring transactions of the loans, issuing legal opinions related its credit facilities .
Bank / Financial Institutions / Securities Companies :
PT Mandiri Sekuritas Indonesia, PT Mandari Securities Indonesia, PT Harita Securities, Bank Panin, Victoria Advisory (Investment and Corporate Finance);

Constructions Works:
  • Drafting Construction Agreements, EPIC Agreements, Consortium Agreements, Plant Constructions, Draft Cooperation Construction Agreements for High Rise Buildings, research and advice on the rules and regulations relating to Construction Activities.
Construction Companies :
  • The Senior Partner Agung S.Suleiman experienced drafting Construction Agreement, EPIC (Engineering Procurement Installation Commissioning) on Oil and Gas Plants and Buildings, Coal Production Plants, Construction for Turn Key Projects including, serving Clients among others Toda Corporation in Joint Operation Agreements with Jaya Konstruksi in the construction of office building Wisma Koeye Prince Building in Jalan Sudirman Jakarta.
  • Drafting and preparing the Consortium Agreements between parties who will be engaged in Construction Works and major infrastructures.
  • Drafting MOU, Cooperation Agreement for Construction and Development of High Rise Buildings of Sahid Group
Major Infrastructures Projects :
  • Our Senior Partner Agung Supomo Suleiman was involved in the team from the legal aspects, during privatization program in PT Freeport Indonesia, where most of its major infrastructures such as the Special ship ports including its vessels, Airports including its airplanes, telecommunications infrastructures was sold and privatized to other private companies, where corporate matters as well as financing issues had to be completed.
Insurances Companies :
  • experience in assisting insurance company conducting field survey seeking Insured tugboats / barges, cargoes, heavy equipments which were stranded in Pangkalan Bun, Kalimantan, Indonesia following the river, drafting clauses in agreements relating to insurance coverages in the oil/gas, mining, construction, hotels.
Litigation and Arbitration Experience :
  • Our Partners and lawyers posses Advocate License to practice before the Indonesian Court and are experience in handling litigation matters in the Indonesian Court and arbitration in BANI, arising out of corporate / investments matters, loan /financing agreements, shipping issues, aircraft liabilities issues, insurance, labor, agency, land issues
  • representing and defending Clients corporate matters
  • handling litigation cases related to housing compound projects of Huffco Indonesia when our Partner was the in house lawyer of Huffco Indonesia ( now called Virginia Company),
  • disputes arising out of drilling operations between an Oil & Gas Company which is our Client and a certain drilling Company in BANI until receiving BANI Final and Binding Decision Award
  • representing and defending facing suit claim in the Court, arising between an Oil & Gas Company, where mutual settlement was reached.
  • defending Client in a Bankruptcy case.

Monday, 12 May 2008


Agung S. Suleiman, with the Praise To ALLAH the AL Mighty, was graduated from the Faculty of Law -  Universitas of Indonesia (1978). He practiced law for more than 30 years with the law firm of Adnan Buyung Nasution & Associates (Nasution, Lubis, Hadiputranto), as Partner at the law firm of Delma Juzar & Wiriadinata ( Wiriadinata & Widyawan), as in-house Legal Counsel of Huffco Indonesia (Virginia Indonesia Company) a major foreign oil and gas company operating in East Kalimantan, Indonesia, who exported LNG to Japan, as in-house Legal Counsel of PT Freeport Indonesia Company (one of the biggest world copper and gold mining company) who operates in Irian Jaya, Indonesia;

He gained broad and depth legal experience in handling legal matters relating to financing, bank credit facilities, loan restructuring, syndication loan of major projects and its privatizations such as the plants and infrastructures involved in the Mining and Oil and Gas Industries such as the Airports, the Special Shipping Ports.

He also handled corporate debt restructuring, due diligence, oil and gas contracts, general mining contracts, including negotiating with high government officials i.e. Pertamina negotiating team, assisting PT Freeport Indonesia Company in the acquisition and privatization of its Power Plant to Duke Power, 
assisting Unocal Geothermal in conducting due diligence in the acquisition of the power plant of Magma Nusantara Limited BV, corporate matters, investments, construction of major projects such as the Joint Operations of several of the Office Buildings in the Business City District in Jakarta, labor matters, immigration issues. 

He handles maritime and aircraft legal issues, insurance legal issues and also handling litigation matters, conducting surveys related to insurance risks managements issues, drafting insurance coverages clauses involved in the oil/gas, mining, construction hotel business operations. 

Agung S.Suleiman was involved assisting PT Hotel Sahid Jaya International Tbk. in issuing warrants, and accompanying PT Hotel Sahid International Tbk. in restructuring its Syndication Loan with the Bankers in Singapore, and for 3 years was assisting Noble Energy in drafting Loan Agreements, and its collaterals, Fiduciary Deeds, and registering the Fiduciary Deeds in the Fiduciary Office; He had been experienced being seconded in an oil Company conducting exploration through its Holding Company, until commercial production,   for 1 year in 2010 until 2011 ;  
He spent most of his formative years in Holland (high School The Indonesian School in Holland), West Germany, China ( Sacred Heart School - International School - Elementary School 1st Grade up to 4th Grade) and Argentina. 

Since June 1998, when the economic crisis hits Indonesia and for which he is really sensitive on the legal issues faced by the firms clients, during this economic crisis situation and is actively involved in assisting the firms clients in the restructuring of loans, Agung  become Self - Employed - Independent Business Lawyer with the Brand Name :  "AgsS ",  

Thanks ALHAMDULILLAH with the Grace and Merciful of ALLAH, during these current years,  he  served his Professional Independent Business Lawyer serving several business corporations Clients  among others :

Oil and Gas Companies i.e : 

Unocal Indonesia, Unocal Geothermal, PT Energi Timur Jauh, Lapindo Brantas Inc.,             PT. Insani Mitrasani Gelam (Affiliates of Bakrie Group in the oil sector), PT Expand (Affiliates of Medco Group in the oil sector), Dynegy, PT Medco Energy, PT Patrindo Persadamaju, PT Golden Spike Energy,  PT Asiabumi Petroleo, PT Sumatera Persada EnergiPT Aman Resources Indonesia; PT Babat Kukui Energi,

Drilling Companies : 

PT Expand Petrogas Internusa ( "EPI"), PT Eddy Logging Services, PT Pacific Well Services,  
Management and Consultancy Oil and Gas :

PT Jeska Management Energi ( "JME")     

Coal Mining  Companies : Noble Coal (PT Pinang Coal ), PT Madhani Thalata, PT Dasa Eka Jasatama

Mining Company : PT Jeska Semen Global 
Securities Companies i.e. PT Tiga Pilar Sekuritas,  PT Harita Securities, 

Telecommunication Companies : PT Vasindo (telecommunication and IT /VOIP company), 

Steel Company : PT Bhirawa Steel,  PT Indonesia Asia Refractories. 

Agung Supomo Suleiman SH. is member of the PERADI (Perhimpunan Advokat Indonesia) (Indonesian Bar Association)  license to represent clients in the Indonesian Courts.