Julia Nugroho | Jakarta | Hogan Lovells

Julia Nugroho

Senior Associate Litigation, Arbitration, and Employment


English, Indonesian

Nugroho Julia

Julia Nugroho
Nugroho Julia
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With more than a decade of extensive experience in legal practice, Julia has assisted and represented clients in wide-ranging complex commercial litigation and arbitration matters. Her practice mainly focuses on international arbitration, project-engineering-construction disputes, and court-driven restructuring and bankruptcy process. She has a strong track-record in the enforcement of foreign arbitration awards actions. 

Julia has handled numerous cases accumulating a wealth of experience in advising and representing clients across a number of different industry, including energy and natural resources, petrochemical, infrastructure, telecommunication, and financial services sectors.

Representative experience

Acting for a subsidiary of state-owned petrochemical company in two parallel arbitration proceedings under BANI Rules brought by its main contractor amounting to over US$30m in EPC contract disputes

Acting for a subsidiary of well-known global technology company as a creditor in the court debt restructuring process of an Indonesian-listed and bigest steel company 

Acting for an Indonesian energy company in an SIAC arbitration on a claim brought by a leading FSRU provider in respect of issues arising out of a guarantee agreement amounting to over US$100m. 

Acting for 18 syndicate lenders as secured creditors in the court-debt restructuring process of an Indonesian palm-oil refinery company with a bad debt of over US$100m. 

Advising an infrastructure conglomerate on the enforcement of an over US$18m UNCITRAL arbitration award against an Indonesian company concerning the development and operation of a bulk terminal.


Advising an Indonesian construction company on multimillion-US$ damages arising from the confiscation of mining area by the Attorney General due to ownership by an individual convicted of corruption.

Successfully defended a multinational conglomerate before the district court over a third-party claim concerning funds used to purchase aerospace products in a truncated state-owned company's project.

Acting for a well-known Indonesian petrochemical company on a successful settlement with its main contractor in respect of multimillion-US$ claims and counterclaims arising from two EPC contracts.  

Conducting an internal investigation for a UK-listed global oil and gas company on its Indonesian subsidiary company concerning potential misconduct with respect to the third party vendor engagement. 

Acting for a Korean technology conglomerate in respect of issues arising out of the sale and purchase of nickel ore. 

Acting for a major foreign airline in relation to SIAC arbitration proceedings involving disputes relating to the aborted takeover of an Indonesian airline.*

Acting as counsel for a well-known Indonesian holding company and its subsidiary companies in their multimillion-US$ Libyan oil project investment disputes.*

Acting for an Indonesian conglomerate on their US$30m investment dispute in a property project.*

Acting for a Singapore offshore engineering and construction firm in a BANI arbitration involving multimillion-US$ disputes relating to installation of oil pipelines.*

Acting for a global trading company on the enforcement of five foreign arbitral awards in Indonesia rendered by a Liverpool-seated arbitration. Succesful in obtaining enforcement court orders.*

*Matter handled prior to joining Hogan Lovells.


  • Bachelor of Laws, Univesitas Pelita Harapan, S.H.
  • LL.M., Bournemouth University, distinction
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • Indonesian Advocates Association (PERADI)
Court admissions
  • Indonesia
  • Indonesian Advocates Association (PERADI)