Banking & finance; capital markets; corporate/M&A; energy & natural resources; insurance
Ira A Eddymurthy is a founding partner of SSEK Legal Consultants and 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.
Eddymurthy recently acted as Indonesian counsel to Alibaba in its US$1 billion purchase of a controlling stake in Southeast Asian online retailer Lazada and was the lead attorney in the merger of PT Sanofi-Aventis Indonesia and PT Aventis Pharma.
Chambers & Partners quoted clients praising Eddymurthy’s “sophisticated knowledge of Indonesian law” and “comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the commercial aims of clients”.
Eddymurthy 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.
Eddymurthy was a visiting scholar at the University of California, Berkeley (Boalt Hall) School of Law from 1990-91.