Arbitration & ADR; data protection; IP; litigation; technology, media & telecommunications
Justisiari Kusumah has a long and distinguished career in IP law and is recognised as one of Indonesia’s leading figures in the area. He is recognised by WTR 1000 as the World’s Leading Trademark Professionals and a highly recommended lawyer in IP by Legal 500 Asia Pacific for more than five consecutive years. Justi is also recognised as one of Indonesia’s Top 100 Lawyers by Asia Business Law Journal. In addition to being the managing partner in K&K Advocates, Justi’s main role in the firm is to lead and oversee the dispute resolution as well as the commercial IP, and corporate and technology practice group.
Justi has been actively involved in promoting IP protection/awareness in Indonesia. He currently serves as executive director of the Indonesia Anti-Counterfeiting Society (MIAP). He was also a regular instructor for various training organised by and for the Indonesian police force and a visiting lecturer at Pelita Harapan University and Universitas Batanghari. Justi was a member of the IP expert team of the Ministry of Law and Human Rights, a member of Indonesia’s delegation at the WIPO General Assembly in Geneva and most recently, he has taken part as a member of the Indonesian delegation and attended public hearings between the Indonesian government and US Trade Representatives in Washington DC in February 2020.
Justi is also involved as a member of various task forces within the Directorate General PPI of the Ministry of Communication and Informatics. This year, he was also appointed to be one of the selection committees for the Indonesia Broadcasting Commission (Pansel KPI) for 2022 – 2025 KPI’s Commissioners members. At the international level, Justi currently serves as a member of INTA’s Asia Global Advisory Council for 2020-2022 and INTA’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council for 2022 – 2024.
Justi has attended various professional training sessions in Canada, Singapore, Japan, Australia, the US, the Netherlands, Hong Kong and France. Justi holds a bachelor and master of law degrees from Padjadjaran University and a doctorate degree from Pelita Harapan University.