Our Firm


Witara Caktra Advocates (WCA) is recognized as one on of the top tier firms in Indonesia. Our exclusive association with leading global law firm White & Case allows us to draw on White & Case's global network, at the same time, offering Indonesian law capability to clients including a "one-stop shop" on cross-border deals involving Indonesia.

We have been active in Indonesia for more than three decades. We have extensive experience guiding clients to do business in Indonesia, which includes navigating a legal framework that often lacks certainty. Our reputation is underpinned by:

  • Longevity in the market—the Firm has been an active participant in Indonesian business since 1975
  • Track record—we have acted on many of the most high-profile deals in the market, and are especially well-known in Indonesia's energy, resources, TMT and consumer products sectors, among others
  • Breadth of client offering—from M&A, private equity, debt finance and restructuring to capital markets (debt and equity), international arbitration, asset finance, project development and finance, and international trade advice


White & Case ranked Tier 1 for Indonesia: Foreign Firms
13 consecutive years
Legal 500 Asia-Pacific, 2011 – 2024

WCA ranked Tier 1 for Indonesia: Capital Markets
Legal 500 Asia-Pacific, 2023

WCA ranked Tier 1 for Indonesia: Banking & Finance
Legal 500 Asia-Pacific, 2023

"The team collaborates well internally and each team member is kept updated on the latest progress. Good gender diversity within the team and overall strong competence to deliver good work."

"WCA deploys an efficient team that is accustomed to sophisticated deal structures. Given their familiarity with local requirements, their lawyers are able to offer options that help clients in making strategic decisions."
Legal 500 Asia-Pacific, 2024