SSEK Legal Consultants


Mayapada Tower I, 14th floor
Jl. Jend. Sudirman Kav. 28

+62 21 521 2038 / +62 21 2953 2000

+62 21 521 2039

Key contacts:

Managing partner: Denny Rahmansyah
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Quick facts:

Number of partners: 15
Number of lawyers: 65
Languages: English, Indonesian and others

SSEK Legal Consultants was formed in 1992 and today is one of the largest and most highly regarded law firms in Indonesia. SSEK combines the local knowledge and expertise of its more than 28 years of practice with the global outlook of its award-winning lawyers to offer multinationals and domestic companies innovative and timely solutions to their real-world problems. SSEK’s experienced lawyers are able to advise clients on the most complex transactions across all industries and practice areas.

SSEK is described as a “high-calibre and sophisticated” firm that gives “thorough and effective advice” (Chambers Asia-Pacific). 

SSEK is regularly recognized by top independent legal directories as a leader in every major practice area. With nearly three decades of experience working on the largest and most complex transactions and projects in Indonesia, and a significant network of contacts in government departments and agencies, SSEK is ideally positioned to advise clients on laws and regulations as well as unwritten administrative policies and decisions that can be crucial in the successful conclusion of a transaction.

SSEK combines an unsurpassed insight into Indonesian corporate law with a global outlook to help clients minimize risk and maximize their business and investment goals.

Our practice areas
SSEK is a full-service Indonesian law firm and enjoys a particularly strong international reputation in banking and finance, employment law, foreign investment, mergers and acquisitions, mining and natural resources, oil and gas, power, project finance and shipping.

Our awards
SSEK is a six-time Who’s Who Legal Indonesia Law Firm of the Year, has twice been named Indonesia Law Firm of the Year by Chambers & Partners, and has been an Asian-MENA Counsel Law Firm of the Year every year since 2009.

We have received a number of Deal of the Year honours, including most recently M&A Deal of the Year from the Asia Legal Awards and the Asian Legal Business SE Asia Law Awards for our work as Indonesian counsel in Grab’s acquisition of Uber’s Southeast Asia business, and Asian-MENA Counsel Deal of the Year for advising on the formation of the Indonesian Oil and Gas Holding State-Owned Enterprise. SSEK received a Deal of the Year award from China Business Law Journal for advising on the China Hongqiao Group alumina refinery development and financing. 

Our 2020 rankings
Asialaw Profiles: Leading firm for aviation and shipping, banking and finance, capital markets, competition/antitrust, construction, consumer goods and services, corporate/M&A, dispute resolution, energy, industrials and manufacturing, infrastructure, insurance, labour and employment, private equity, real estate, restructuring and insolvency, tax, technology and telecommunications

Chambers & Partners: Leading firm for banking and finance, competition/antitrust, corporate/M&A, employment, projects and energy, real estate, technology, media, telecoms (TMT)

IFLR1000: Leading firm for banking, capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, project development, project finance, restructuring and insolvency

Legal 500: Leading firm for antitrust and competition, banking and finance, capital markets, corporate/M&A, dispute resolution, IT and telecoms, labour and employment, projects and energy, real estate, restructuring and insolvency, shipping, tax

  • Antitrust & competition
  • Arbitration & dispute resolution
  • Banking & finance
  • Capital markets
  • Construction & real estate
  • Employment
  • Energy & mining
  • Infrastructure & project finance
  • Insurance
  • Life sciences & healthcare
  • Litigation
  • M&A
  • Oil & gas
  • Restructuring & insolvency
  • Risk management & compliance
  • Shipping
  • Tax
  • TMT