Michael Pandjaitan


Michael Pandjaitan

Area Praktik:
  • Commercial Dispute Resolution
  • Shipping and Aviation
  • International Trade
  • Bahasa Indonesia
  • English

Michael Pandjaitan is Associate at Budidjaja International Lawyers (BIL) for the practice areas of Commercial Dispute Resolutions, Shipping, Aviation, and International Trade.

Michael obtained his LLM degree in Maritime & Transport Law from the Erasmus Universiteit Rotterdam under a full grant scholarship from Indonesia Endowment Fund for Education (LPDP). After graduating, he started practicing in a Jakarta-based law firm covering both corporate and litigation divisions.

Since joining BIL, Michael has been further honing his experiences in advising clients on marine claim-related issues and handling various shipping incidents with insurers and P&I clubs.

His notable contribution has helped the firm to release criminally detained vessels owned by high-profile Indonesian ship owners, advising foreign aviation state-owned enterprise in sale purchase of aviation materials, and arranging various settlements between ship owners and its counterparts related to marine or cargo incidents.

Michael’s strong work ethic, teamwork spirit, and excellent problem-solving skills have garnered trust and respect from his team and clients alike.