Michael Carl, an international legal adviser at SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants, was a featured speaker at the recent China Mining conference in Tianjin. China Mining has been held annually since 1999 and is one of the world's top mining events.
Michael is a supervising foreign adviser of SSEK's mining practice. He advises 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 has been recognized as one of Indonesia's leading mining lawyers in the International Who's Who of Mining Lawyers. He is recognized as a leading lawyer by Chambers & Partners, IFLR1000, Legal 500 and Asia Law & Practice. He was voted in 2012 as an Indonesian External Counsel of the Year by Asian-MENA Counsel readers, who cited his wide-ranging knowledge and experience with Indonesian law.
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. He is fluent in Indonesian.
The China Mining conference attracts global policy makers and leading voices in the industry. Topics include mining industry trends, the global mineral commodity market, domestic and international investment opportunities, and sustainable mining development.