Rick Beckmann is a Senior Foreign Legal Counsel at Susandarini & Partners, in association with Norton Rose Fulbright Australia. Rick has worked as foreign legal counsel in Jakarta for 15 years. His main focus is mining and resources, with expertise in various minerals and, in particular, coal. Rick advises both purchasers and vendors of mining projects, mining companies at both exploration and exploitation phases, mining service companies, mining equipment suppliers, and financiers of mining operations. He also has a large plantation practise, advising both foreign investors and Indonesian plantation companies. Rick regularly writes articles for mining journals and speaks at mining conferences. He speaks Japanese and Indonesian.
Rick Beckmann, Emir Pohan and Kayla Feld report that Indonesia’s controversial ban on raw ore exports has finally come into effect..
February 14, 2014
A District Court in Indonesia recently held that a loan agreement executed in English only was invalid, being in breach of the 2009 Language Law..
November 08, 2013
Kresna Panggabean, Rick Beckmann, Robert Milbourne and Wang Yi have contributed to an article on resource nationalism in Indonesia..
September 25, 2013
Rick Beckmann and Kresna Panggabean have written an article on recent developments for Indonesia’s mining industry..
December 21, 2012