In commemoration of the firm's 20th anniversary last year, Makes & Partners has entered into another landmark strategic move. The firm has forged a formal Pan Asia Strategic Alliance with WongPartnership, one of the biggest and most reputable law firms in Singapore. This formal strategic alliance is formally inaugurated in Singapore on 14 August 2014 with a reception to follow in Jakarta in September 2014, perfectly coinciding with the 21st Anniversary of Makes & Partners. With regard to the strategic alliance, Yozua Makes, managing partner at Makes & Partners, has expressed, “With ever increasing cross-border trade, Makes & Partners is excited to share and tap on the expertise that our alliance with WongPartnership will bring.
By virtue of this Pan Asia strategic alliance, all the clients of Makes & Partners will have full access to professional and excellent legal services offered by WongPartnership's branch offices and alliance law firm in Singapore, Malaysia, China, Myanmar and the Middle East. In the same vein, the clients of WongPartnership and its other alliance law firms in its Asian network will also have the benefit of commercially oriented legal results and services from Makes & Partners' renowned practice in Indonesia.The strategic alliance between Makes & Partners and WongPartnership is also an important landmark in facilitating and supporting the influx of foreign investments to Indonesia after the very successful democratic presidential elections.