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MAYAPADA TOWER, 14TH FLOOR, JL JEND SUDIRMAN KAV 28, JAKARTA 12920, INDONESIA
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Work +62 21 521 2038
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Michael D Twomey

Tel:
Work +62 21 521 2038
Email:
SSEK Legal Consultants

Position

Senior Foreign Legal Advisor

Career

Michael D. Twomey has been an advisor to SSEK since its founding in 1992. He is experienced in a wide range of corporate, commercial and financial law fields, including corporate mergers, acquisitions and restructurings, commercial real estate development, leasing and financing, and project finance. Mr. Twomey has been actively involved in transactions in the oil and gas sector (both upstream and downstream), the mining sector and the private power sector.

Mr. Twomey is recognized by Chambers Asia and Chambers Global as one of Indonesia's leading practitioners in the fields of corporate/M&A, projects and natural resources, and real estate, by IFLR1000 as a leading finance and corporate lawyers, and by Legal 500 as one of Indonesia's top practitioners for corporate/M&A. He has been cited by Who's Who Legal as a leading lawyer in project finance, oil and gas, and business law.

One client told IFLR1000 that Mr. Twomey is “the most talented foreign legal consultant in Jakarta." Another told IFLR1000, "Indonesia’s a kind of place where you need to know the right people to get things working. [Mike Twomey] has been there a long time, and that’s a great added value to the project."

Languages

English

Member

American Chamber of Commerce in Indonesia, New York State Bar

Education

Mr. Twomey received his BA in economics from Yale University in 1980, graduating magna cum laude, and is a 1986 graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law.


Indonesia

Corporate and M&A

Within: Leading individuals

Michael Twomey - SSEK Legal Consultants

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Projects and energy

Within: Projects and energy

SSEK Legal Consultants is ‘professional and prompt in its advice and assistance’ and regularly works for multinational clients on Indonesia-based projects. Michael Twomey advised Saudi Aramco on a joint venture with Pertamina for a major upgrade to the Cilacap refinery in Central Java. He also acted for BW Offshore regarding a 14-year lease of a vessel to Kangean Energy. Michael Carl advised developer China Shenhua on several major power projects in Indonesia, and assisted Guangdong Guohua with an operations and maintenance subsidiary to service the Jawa-7, 2 x 1,000MW coal-fired power plant. Dyah Soewito and Fitriana Mahiddin are also key figures.

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Shipping

Within: Shipping

SSEK Legal Consultants’ practice has a range of expertise in this space, with particular expertise in complex cabotage issues. Michael Twomey advised BW Offshore on the lease of a vessel to Kangean Energy. Dyah Soewito is also a key figure.

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