M&A, banking and finance, capital markets, insurance, energy, projects and natural resources
Ira Eddymurthy is a founding partner of SSEK Legal Consultants and one of Indonesia’s most highly regarded lawyers. She has more than 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. Chambers & Partners quoted clients praising Ira's “sophisticated knowledge of Indonesian law” and “comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the commercial aims of clients.”
Ira represented the Indonesian Ministry of State-Owned Enterprises and state-owned energy company Pertamina in the formation of an Oil and Gas Holding SoE, and was Indonesian counsel for Procter & Gamble in its acquisition of the worldwide consumer health business of Merck.
Graduated from the University of Indonesia Faculty of Law in 1984 and was a visiting scholar at the University of California, Berkeley (Boalt Hall) School of Law from 1990-91. Acting chairwoman of the Commercial Law and Practice Commission of the International Chamber of Commerce Indonesia.