Robert Reid has been part of the S&T team since 2000, arriving from Freehills’ Sydney office where Robert held the position of executive counsel in the projects group in 2012. Robert’s main practice areas in Indonesia include corporate/M&A, energy and natural resources and employment law.
Robert holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) and Bachelor of Laws from the University of New South Wales. He is a member of the Australia Indonesia Business Council and the Inter-Pacific Bar Association, and is an occasional guest lecturer on International Law and legal practice at the University of Indonesia.
Robert is recognised by Asialaw Leading Lawyers as a Leading Lawyer (2016) and by Chambers Asia-Pacific and by Chambers Global (2014) as a leading Corporate/M&A lawyer. Robert is also recognised as a leading lawyer for financial and corporate law in International Financial Law Review (IFLR1000) (2016) and as a Leading Lawyer in IFLR1000’s Energy and Infrastructure Guide (2016).
For the past 16 years in Indonesia, Robert has been involved in numerous major projects, acting for offshore and local clients in a wide variety of significant commercial projects, including in the corporate, M&A, mining, telecommunications, banking and finance, employment, capital markets and insurance sectors. Robert has also developed expertise in assisting clients in their conduct of commercial litigation.