Michael S. Carl, an international legal adviser at SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants, was invited to give a presentation at the 3rd Global Bauxite Conference 2017 on the Bauxite Mining and Alumina Refinery Investment Environment in Indonesia. The conference was held June 14-15 in Jakarta.
Michael Carl is the supervising adviser for SSEK's mining practice. He works with multinationals and large domestic companies on all aspects of their operations in Indonesia's mining sector, including advising on smelting and other possible investments in mining assets in Indonesia. Michael is recognized for his broad knowledge and experience with Indonesian law and his ability to help companies navigate the country's regulatory environment.
Michael earned his JD in 1994 from the University of California at Berkeley (Boalt Hall) School of Law. He earned an Indonesian law degree in 2012 from Atma Jaya University, Jakarta. Michael is fluent in Indonesian.
Michael is named by Who's Who Legal as one of Indonesia's leading mining lawyers and he has been recognized as a leading lawyer by Chambers Global, IFLR 1000 and Asialaw. He was voted in 2012 as an Indonesian External Counsel of the Year by Asian-MENA Counsel readers.
Michael is a sought-after speaker at conferences around the Asian region. His recent speaking engagements have included the China Nickel Conference in Shanghai, the Antaike Nickel & Cobalt Conference in Shenzhen, the IBC Asia Nickel Conference in Jakarta, and Mining Philippines in Manila.
SSEK Legal Consultants is a leading full-service corporate and commercial law firm based in Jakarta, Indonesia. Since its founding in Jakarta in 1992, SSEK has grown to one of the largest and most highly regarded corporate law firms in Indonesia. SSEK is recognized by independent legal directories including Chambers & Partners, The Legal 500 and Asia Law as a leading law firm in Indonesia across all major practice areas including banking and finance, capital markets, corporate law and mergers and acquisitions, construction and real estates, energy and natural resources, IT and telecommunications, labor and employment, project finance, restructuring and insolvency, and shipping. SSEK has been named the Indonesian Law Firm of the Year on multiple occasions.