David is a senior international counsel at our firm. He is also a partner of the international law firm Herbert Smith Freehills. He is fluent in both spoken and written Bahasa Indonesia and has worked in Jakarta for more than twenty years. He is consistently recognised in legal directories as one of the leading international corporate lawyers in Indonesia. His areas of practice are M&A, investment, corporate finance, capital markets/securities and natural resource projects in Indonesia. He is a graduate of the University of Melbourne, Australia and is admitted to practise law in Victoria, Australia. He is also registered as a foreign lawyer in Indonesia and England and Wales.