PT Medco Energi Internasional Tbk - Acquisition of Ophir Energy plc

Leading Japanese law firm Nishimura & Asahi advised Indonesian energy and natural resources company PT Medco Energi Internasional Tbk [IDX: MEDC] on the Thai law aspects of its acquisition and acquisition finance, through its subsidiary Medco Energi Global Pte., Ltd., of Ophir Energy plc [LSE: OPHR], a UK oil and gas company, for USD 516 million. 

The Nishimura & Asahi team advising Medco was led by Bangkok office partner* Jirapong Sriwat, supported by Apinya Sarntikasem.