SSEK Legal Consultants was honored three times at the inaugural ALB Indonesia Law Awards, underscoring the depth and quality of the firm. SSEK was recognized as the Construction Law Firm of the Year and the Employment Law Firm of the Year. SSEK also won Real Estate Deal of the Year.
Indonesia's Agrarian Law provides that foreigners can only acquire right to use (hak pakai) title for land if they reside in Indonesia. If foreign investors wish to engage in business in Indonesia, they must establish a foreign capital investment (PMA) company.
Indonesia is one of the world's most volcanically active countries and among the countries with the greatest geothermal energy potential. Dwindling production of traditional energy sources such as oil and gas has the Government of Indonesia seeking alternatives to maximize national energy production.
SSEK contributed the Indonesia chapter to the 2014 edition of Getting the Deal Through: Oil Regulation. SSEKs' Fitriana Mahiddin and Syahdan Z. Aziz provide a comprehensive overview of oil regulation in Indonesia.
SSEK has been recognized as an Asian-MENA Counsel In-House Community Firm of the Year in five practice areas. The firm was also voted a joint winner in the prestigious category of Most Responsive Domestic Firm of the Year for Indonesia.