Legal Assistance

Please note: The Department of State assumes no responsibility or liability for the professional ability or reputation of, or the quality of services provided by, the entities or individuals whose names appear on the following lists. Inclusion on this list is in no way an endorsement by the Department or the U.S. government. Names are listed alphabetically, and the order in which they appear has no other significance. The information on the list is provided directly by the local service providers; the Department is not in a position to vouch for such information.

U.S. Embassies and Consulates are not able to offer legal advice to U.S. citizens abroad. The Department of State provides information regarding Retaining a Foreign Attorney.

We offer list of attorneys.  We assume no responsibility or liability for the professional ability or reputation of, or the quality of services provided by, the following persons or firms. Inclusion on this list is in no way an endorsement by the Department of State or the U.S. Embassy. Names are listed alphabetically, and the order in which they appear has no other significance. The information in the list on professional credentials, areas of expertise and language ability are provided directly by the lawyers; the Embassy is not in a position to vouch for such information. You may receive additional information about the individuals on the list by contacting the local bar association or the local licensing authorities. Please also see Information about Drugs Abroad.

List of Attorneys

To assist U.S. citizens abroad, the U.S. Embassy maintains lists of attorneys who have made themselves known to our office. Please refer to the links below for lists of attorneys in Indonesia.

Judicial Assistance and Depositions

Indonesia-specific information concerning legal matters, depositions, service of papers or collection of evidence is at Judicial Assistance. Consular officers cannot offer legal advice, serve papers or arrange depositions. There are no deposition facilities in the embassy. Jakarta’s consular officers can administer an oath at a nearby deposition site that you have arranged. Advance planning is essential, especially for government agencies or interests, or compulsion of testimony, which may require the Indonesian Government’s prior approval. U.S. government officials must first contact the Departments of State and Justice, Washington DC, as well as their own agency headquarters.