Albert Matondang
Senior Counsel


Email

albert@murdonolaw.com

Education

Faculty of Law, Trisakti University (SH); Course in Diplomacy, Oxford University (Lady Margaret Hall), United Kingdom

Practice Area

diplomacy and consulair affairs

Albert Matondang has vast experience in diplomacy and consulair affairs, including legal affairs for more than 20 years. Before joining MLO, Albert has built solid career in government institutions, by firstly joining the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia in 1976. His main expertise is in diplomacy, but he also had been assigned to deal with legal affairs at Indonesian Diplomatic Missions Overseas.

He had been entrusted as Political and Consulair Officer, in various Indonesian Embassies. His highest achievement in government institutions was Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs at the Ministry for Political, Legal and Security Affairs. He was also appointed twice as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Indonesia to Republic of Fiji Islands and the Republic of Portugal.

He graduated from Faculty of Law, Trisakti University in 1976, and took one year Post Graduate Course in Diplomacy, Oxford University (Lady Margaret Hall), United Kingdom in 1986.

Employment
2016 – present Senior Counsel of Nah’r Murdono Law Office
2010 – 2014 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Indonesia to the Republic Portugal, Lisabon
2005 – 2010 Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ministry for Political, Legal, and Security Affairs
2002 – 2005 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Indonesia to the Republic of Fiji Islands
1999 – 2002 Head of Diplomatic Training, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Indonesia
1995 – 1999 Minister Counsellor for Political Affairs, Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia, Canberra, Australia
1988 – 1993 First Secretary for Culture, Social and Media, Indonesian Embassy, Seoul, Korea
1983 – 1984 Second Secretary for Political Affairs, Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia, Hongkong
1980 – 1983 Third Secretary for Consulair Affairs, Indonesian Embassy, Tokyo, Japan