A founding partner of the firm, Ira Eddymurthy is praised for her active involvement in transactions, despite her position as a senior lawyer, with sources noting that she is "keen to get stuck in." She was recently joint lead partner advising the Siam Cement Group on acquiring Boral's assets in Indonesia, which include cement and concrete producers and natural resources companies.
Darrell Johnson is a senior legal adviser at the firm, and brings to bear his experience of having lived and worked in Indonesia for more than three decades. He jointly led the team representing SC Johnson in the Indonesian aspects of its global takeover of Sara Lee.
Michael Twomey has been an adviser at SSEK for 20 years and specialises in corporate and M&A law, with particular expertise in the oil and gas sector.
Clients benefit from Michael Carl's previous experience of working in Singapore and Thailand. He has a broad practice, handling not only M&A and commercial matters, but also corporate finance and banking transactions. He recently advised Noonday Asset Management on its financing of the indirect acquisition of CNOOC's interest in Offshore Northwest Java by Energi Mega Persada.