Shearman & Sterling has a much-admired projects team in Singapore active on headline power developments in Vietnam. Especially active for major domestic and regional lenders in relation to project finance and development. Continues to uphold its reputation for handling significant international oil and gas deals and projects. Also draws on lawyers in its Beijing, Seoul and Tokyo offices, among others, on projects in Vietnam. Some of its key clients include KEXIM and China Development Bank.
- Shearman & Sterling advised KEXIM on a feasibility study for the extension of a metro rail line in Ho Chi Minh City.
William McCormack is a partner at Shearman & Sterling's Singapore office. He handles project development and financing across the region and is regularly involved in Vietnam matters. He has solid expertise in gas and coal power plant projects.
Ben Shorten is a partner at Shearman & Sterling's London office. He continues to be active in representing banks, ECAs and sponsors on high-value power projects.