AMAR Law Firm & Public Interest Law Office

We Practice the Law with High Integrity

Alghiffari Aqsa

Managing Partner

Alghiffari Aqsa, S.H. is the Managing Partner of AMAR. He is a former Director of Jakarta Legal Aid (LBH Jakarta). He has handled numerous private, criminal and administrative legal cases. He was a fellow at Global Network for Public Interest Law (PILNet) New York in 2012.

In 2016, he was appointed as an Overseas Counsel from the Victorian Bar Association after completing a Readers Course in Victoria, Australia. He was a fellow at the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) Australia in the same year.

During his time in LBH Jakarta, he managed Southeast Asian Public Interest Lawyers (SEAPIL) – a network of lawyers with over 80 members across Southeast Asia, and became a board member of the Southeast Asian Legal Aid Network (SEALAW).

In Indonesia, his works have been recognized by the largest legal media platform, Hukumonline. The site listed him as a ‘Seleb Jurist’ alongside other prominent Indonesian legal figures. He received his Sarjana Hukum (S.H.) from Fakultas Hukum Universitas Indonesia and participated in a fellowship program at Columbia Law School.


Handa S. Abidin


Handa S. Abidin, S.H., LL.M., Ph.D. is a Partner of AMAR Law Firm & Public Interest Law Office. As an academic, he is the Vice Rector for Academics and a lecturer at President University.

Handa has been trusted by the Asian Legal Business (Thomson Reuters) as the judge of the prestigious ALB SE Asia Law Awards 2018-2023 and ALB Indonesia Law Awards 2015 & 2017-2022. He is a member of the Ethics Committee of Indonesia Fintech Lending Association (Asosiasi Fintech Pendanaan Bersama Indonesia or AFPI).

He graduated from Universitas Indonesia (S.H.), the George Washington University Law School (LL.M.), and the University of Edinburgh Law School (Ph.D.).