Richard D. Emmerson, a senior foreign legal advisor at SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants, has been selected for inclusion in the 2015 edition of Who's Who Legal: Labor & Employment, an authoritative guide to the world's leading labor and employment lawyers. He is one of only three lawyers in Indonesia to be recognized.
Richard is the supervising advisor of SSEK's highly rated labor and employment practice. An advisor to SSEK since 1996, Richard has more than 25 years of experience as a corporate-commercial lawyer. In addition to labor and employment, his practice includes foreign investment planning, the establishment of subsidiaries and joint venture companies and their ongoing corporate and commercial affairs, corporate restructuring, and mergers and acquisitions.
Richard has been recognized by Who's Who Legal as one of Indonesia's leading labor and employment practitioners every year since 2010. He is ranked as a top-tier employment lawyer for Indonesia by Chambers & Partners and Asialaw.
Richard is also recognized by Chambers & Partners as one of Indonesia's leading real estate lawyers. Richard has also been endorsed by Chambers & Partners, Asialaw and Acquisition International as a leading practitioner in the fields of corporate and commercial law, and corporate restructuring and corporate governance.
Who's Who Legal is an official research partner of the International Bar Association and is one of the leading legal publications in the world. Who's Who Legal lists only the leading lawyers in each practice area, based exclusively on comprehensive, independent survey work with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. Only specialists who have met independent international research criteria are listed.
SSEK Legal Consultants is a leading full-service corporate and commercial law firm based in Jakarta, Indonesia. Since its founding in Jakarta in 1992, SSEK has grown to one of the largest and most highly regarded corporate law firms in Indonesia. SSEK is recognized by independent legal directories including Chambers & Partners, The Legal 500 and Asia Law as a leading law firm in Indonesia across all major practice areas including banking and finance, capital markets, corporate law and mergers and acquisitions, construction and real estates, energy and natural resources, IT and telecommunications, labor and employment, project finance, restructuring and insolvency, and shipping. SSEK has been named the Indonesian Law Firm of the Year on multiple occasions.