Shearman & Sterling LLP


Band 5Latin America-wideLatin America 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Notable international outfit experienced representing energy companies and financial institutions in joint ventures and M&A transactions. Well regarded for its ability to handle matters throughout Latin America, especially Argentina, Brazil and Mexico.


Highlighting the firm's "attentive and diligent service," clients enthuse: "They are always careful to make sure we understand the foreign law aspects so that we can fully understand the decision-making process."

Work highlights

Counselled Ecopetrol on the execution of a joint venture with Occidental Petroleum to develop 97,000 net acres in the Permian Basin in Texas.

Notable practitioners

Claire O'Brien is the key client contact.

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Corporate/M&A Department

Shearman & Sterling LLP

Department location

599 Lexington Avenue

New York

New York


NY 10022-6069

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