23 ASIAN LEGAL BUSINESS – JULY 2023 WWW.LEGALBUSINESSONLINE.COM ALB ASIA SUPER 50 DISPUTES LAWYERS 2023 and corruption investigations. His broad expertise allows him to provide comprehensive advice on regulatory issues, fraud prevention, anti-money laundering measures, and competition law compliance for private and listed companies. Maniam’s reputation as a skilled advocate is well-established, with his trial and appellate advocacy experience spanning all levels of the Singapore Courts. He has demonstrated exceptional cross-examination skills at trial and is often consulted by peers and clients for cross-examination strategies in complex trials. His prowess in this area has yielded significant outcomes for clients, including the full withdrawal of the opposing party’s defence and counterclaim in a banking claim and substantial reductions in claimed amounts in various cases. Mulyadi senior partner, Nurjadin Sumono Mulyadi & Partners Mulyadi, a senior partner at Nurjadin Sumono Mulyadi & Partners, is a highly skilled lawyer specialising in dispute resolution. With over 25 years of experience, Mulyadi’s primary focus lies in civil and criminal litigation, alongside expertise in administrative procedures, commercial arbitration, bankruptcy, insolvency, and industrial disputes. Renowned for handling complex and high-profile litigation cases, Mulyadi regularly advises companies from various sectors on various issues, particularly on suspending debt payment obligations. He represents creditors and debtors, providing invaluable guidance in debt settlement matters. Mulyadi has successfully represented major Indonesian banks, assisting them in debt settlement negotiations while representing their interests in civil lawsuits against debtors to ensure compliance with their financial obligations. He was also appointed as the administrator in one of the processes widely known as the largest restructuring in Indonesia. Mulyadi’s legal prowess extends beyond the courtroom. He has represented numerous domestic and foreign clients throughout the legal process, from initial investigations and interactions with the police to prosecution and court proceedings. His comprehensive approach and unwavering dedication to his clients’ interests have garnered him continuous recognition within the legal community. Mulyadi’s exceptional achievements have earned him esteemed accolades. He was a finalist at the Asian Legal Business Indonesia Law Awards in 2019, where he was acknowledged as Dealmaker of the Year. In 2020, he was again a finalist and received recognition for Disputes Resolution of the Year. Mulyadi’s excellence in the field has also led to his inclusion in the prestigious Asia Super 50 Disputes Lawyers lists for both 2021 and 2022, as recognised by Asian Legal Business. Clients hold Mulyadi in high regard for his professionalism and ability to provide optimal solutions based on legal remedies. His comprehensive and effective strategies, tailored to meet each client’s specific needs, have earned him special admiration. Mulyadi’s unwavering commitment to delivering the best outcomes and extensive experience and comprehensive legal knowledge make him a trusted and sought-after advisor in dispute resolution. Mahesh Rai director, dispute resolution; deputy head, construction and engineering, Drew & Napier Mahesh Rai, a director of dispute resolution at Drew & Napier, specialises in commercial litigation and international arbitration. With 15 years of legal experience, Rai has built a sterling reputation for handling complex, high-value, and cross-border disputes across various industries, including construction and infrastructure, telecommunications, IT, shipping, energy, and commodities. In his arbitration practice, Rai has successfully represented clients in significant cases, especially for and against multinationals and governments. One Byung Chang Lee DR & AJU, South Korea Pamela Mak Tanner De Witt, Hong Kong Adam Maniam Drew & Napier, Singapore Bobby Christianto Manurung Altruist Lawyers, Indonesia Lars Markert Nishimura & Asahi, Japan Mulyadi Nurjadin Sumono Mulyadi & Partners, Indonesia Manan Sanghai Synlitigators, India Melati Siregar UMBRA, Indonesia Naresh Thacker Economic Laws Practice, India Philip Teoh Azmi & Associates, Malaysia Mahesh Rai Drew & Napier, Singapore Joel Richardson Kim & Chang, South Korea Suraphon Rittipongchusit Siam Premier International Law Office, Thailand Walter Silvester Silvester Legal, Singapore Somboon Sangrungjang Kudun & Partners, Thailand