Lubis Ganie Surowidjojo (“LGS”) was formed in 1985 by its founding partners: Mr. Timbul Thomas Lubis, Mr. Mohamed Idwan Ganie and Mr. Arief Tarunakarya Surowidjojo. Since then, it has rapidly become one of Indonesia's largest and most dynamic law firms. In serving the best interest of its clients, LGS provides qualified human resources with the ability to continuously implement current development of laws and regulations. Lawyers at LGS are selected from outstanding students graduate from top national universities as well as reputable international universities, based on their remarkable reputations in academic and achievement at both national and international level. Following 2010 recruitment, and in line with the 2011 business plan, the number of lawyers at LGS for 2011 totals 101.
In our more than 30 years of service, our mission has remained the same. Too many law firms are only concerned with providing an answer to a client’s immediate situation. At LGS, we realize that a simple answer is often only a temporary remedy. Thus, we work with our clients to understand their problems, determine their needs, and arrive at a practical solution that is both cost-effective and viable over the long term.
LGS is a premier firm highly regarded for its leading lawyers and practices. International prestigious legal journals and surveys such as the Asia Pacific Legal 500, Asialaw, and IFLR 1000, have consistently rated LGS and several of its lawyers as among the best and the top of its league.
LGS always adopt a progressive and proactive approach to the practice of law. Utilizing the latest technological developments and always focusing on its client’s best interests, LGS is committed to offer a wide range of legal services and advices of the highest professional standard. LGS undertakes high-level legal work for Indonesian and foreign top companies and are involved in numbers of the largest and most complex commercial transactions in this country. LGS’ ability to provide clients with legal, commercial and strategic solutions is built on experience and the desire to understand the commercial context in which a business operates. Indeed, it is LGS client-centered commitment to efficiency and excellence that has enabled LGS to enjoy such rapid growth. It is LGS' ability to establish close relationships and develop creative approaches to meeting each individual client's needs and business requirements that made it possible to accomplish such progress and success.