Bezaliel Basuki Erlan is a licensed lawyer having more than 15 years of experience. Bezaliel holds a Bachelor of Laws from Catholic University of Atma Jaya in 2002 and Master of Laws from Duke Universtiy in 2015. Aside from his formal education, Bezaliel has passed Capital Market Legal Advisor courses and he is a member of the Indonesia’s Bar Association since 2010.
Throughout his career, Bezaliel specializes in foreign investment, capital market, merger and acquisition, banking and finance, insurance law, and manpower as well as compliance and practicing general corporate law.
Prior to joining Armila & Rako as a Partner, Bezaliel worked at a prominent firm in Jakarta as a senior lawyer, handling numerous major and complex projects. Some of his notable projects, including advising one of South Korea's largest banking and insurance groups on an acquisition of a public listed company in Indonesia, assisting one of Indonesia's largest banks in a review of its loan arrangements with corporate and individual customers, arranging the disposal of distress assets of a national bank, and co-leading the acquisition of a fintech company.
Bezaliel has been recognised as recommended attorney in the banking and finance areas by Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2019. In addition to his corporate works, Bezaliel has published numerous articles related to banking and finance industry in Indonesia.