Risti Wulansari



Practice Areas

  • IP Prosecution
  • Commercial IP
  • Technology, Media & Telecommunication

As a co-founder of the firm, Risti has broad expertise in the IP area. She has over 20 years of experience aiding for both Indonesian and foreign clients in a variety of IP projects. Risti leads the IP Prosecution Team and oversees the Commercial IP practice group.

Admitted as IP Consultant in 2006, Risti handles a wide range of prosecution works, involving of trademarks and geographical indications, industrial designs, copyright and patent. She also involved in enforcement of IP rights as well as led IP commercial projects, including providing advisory services with respect to franchising, licensing, distributorship, consumer protection, anti-monopoly, as well as issues relating to media and data protection/privacy. She has advises clients across different industries, including FMCG, fashion, application-based transportation, consumer goods, F&B, media, e-commerce and tobacco. She was the lawyer behind the successful exemption from the Ministry of Trade for a multinational ready-to-assemble furniture manufacturer and distributor. She also advised the world’s largest software manufacturer on a landmark copyright case.

Risti has published IP-related articles, including on Bloomberg Law, Asia IP and Franchise Law Review. She is actively involved to speak in a various seminar on IP-related topics.


  • Master of Law, Pelita Harapan University
  • Bachelor of Law, Trisakti University


  • The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals by World Trademark Review for 2019
  • Mentioned in Who's Who Legal for Franchise 2017, 2018, 2019
  • Leading Individual for IP 2016 by Chambers and Partners
  • Up and Coming Lawyer of the IP area for 2015 by Chambers and Partners
  • Leading Litigation Lawyer and Leading Non-Litigation Lawyer by Hukumonline for 2021
  • Recognised as an IP Expert 2022 by Asia IP
  • IP Stars from Managing IP for Trademarks & Copyright Star 2022


  • Member of INTA
  • Member of Asian Patent Attorneys Association (AAPA)