Of counsel


+62 21 521 2038

Senior Statesman




Practice area:

Corporate and M&A

Darrell R. Johnson has more than 40 years of experience in Indonesia. He is valued by blue-chip clients as a gateway between the international and Indonesian legal spheres. Darrell is regularly recognized by legal directories as a leading practitioner in Indonesia.

  • Assisted McDermott, the American multinational engineering, procurement, construction and installation company, with the restructuring of several companies in Indonesia.
  • Advised an international internet company on financing for startups in Indonesia.
  • Represented an international insurance company on the acquisition of an Indonesian services company.
  • Represented an international company on the acquisition of an Indonesian mining company.
  • Advised an international oil and gas company on the sale of Indonesian oil and gas projects.

  • Banking and finance
  • Competition/antitrust
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Private equity
  • Restructuring and insolvency

  • Banking and financial services
  • Energy
  • Infrastructure
  • Insurance
  • Oil and gas

  • State Bar of California
  • Admitted to the US Supreme Court
  • Admitted to the Federal District Court (Central District) of California

  • American Chamber of Commerce in Indonesia
  • Singapore International Arbitration Centre (Panel of Arbitrators)
  • International and Comparative Law Centre of the Southwestern Legal Foundation (Board of Advisors)
  • International Insolvency Institute
  • Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration

  • B.A., University of Southern California and Cambridge University (1966, honors graduate in political science)
  • J.D., Stanford Law School (1969), Board of Editors, Stanford Law Review