Michael D Twomey is experienced in a wide range of corporate, commercial and financial law fields, including corporate mergers, acquisitions and restructurings, commercial real estate development, leasing and financing, and project finance. In particular, Mr Twomey has been actively involved in major transactions in the oil and gas (both upstream and downstream), mining, private power, hotel and shipping sectors. Mr Twomey has been an adviser to SSEK since 1992. He is a 1980 graduate of Yale University, where he received a BA degree, graduating magna cum laude with distinction in economics, and a 1986 graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law, where he received his JD degree. Mr Twomey is recognised by the International Who's Who of Business Lawyers as a leading lawyer in project finance, oil and gas, public procurement and business law. He has been recognised over the years by Chambers Global, Chambers Asia Pacific, IFLR1000 and Asialaw & Practice as a leading practitioner in the fields of corporate finance, corporate restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, projects and natural resources, and real estate law.