SSEK founding partner Ira A. Eddymurthy was a panelist at the recent Freshfields Stronger Together seminar in Hong Kong.
Ira’s session, “Yin and Yang of Cross-Border Deals,” looked at restrictions on outbound and inbound investment, M&A deal certainty, drivers and issues for inbound and outbound transactions, and the impact of tightening foreign direct investment controls and how to overcome hurdles to ensure a successful deal.
Ira was joined on the panel by lawyers from Hong Kong, China, Germany, South Korea.
Ira Eddymurthy is one of Indonesia’s most experienced and most highly regarded lawyers. She has three decades of experience advising multinationals and domestic companies on Indonesia’s complex regulatory environment.
Ira is recognized as one of Indonesia’s top banking, capital markets and M&A lawyers by leading legal directories. She was named Woman Lawyer of the Year at the 2017 Asian Legal Business Indonesia Law Awards, and she was a featured speaker at the 2017 US-Indonesia Women’s CEO Summit in Washington, DC.
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 leading legal directories including Chambers & Partners, Legal 500 and Asia Law as one of the best law firms 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.