Shearman & Sterling LLP

Projects, Infrastructure & Energy (International Firms)

Band 1MalaysiaAsia-Pacific 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Commended group, able to advise on the full life-cycle of a project, with particular expertise in the power sector. Noted for its close relationship with Petronas, the team is highly adept in handling project financing, acquisitions and development in the mining and oil and gas sectors. Also handles infrastructure projects in the water space. Often represents domestic GLCs and financial institutions. Particularly draws on resources from its Singapore, Seoul and Tokyo offices.

Work highlights

Represented Petronas in its USD15 billion project financing relating to its joint venture with Saudi Aramco, towards the Refinery and Petrochemical Integrated Development project development in Malaysia.

Notable practitioners

Ben Shorten in Singapore is a key point of contact for clients.

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Shearman & Sterling has an unrivalled track record advising on a number of complex, innovative and significant project development and project finance transactions counseling all types of clients, including lenders, sponsors, project companies, private commercial and investment banks, placement agents, underwriters, export credit agencies, multilateral lending institutions, PRI providers, suppliers, contractors, off-take purchasers and advisors. Utilizing a multidisciplinary approach, our projects lawyers work together with lawyers from our Bank Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions and Capital Markets Groups, and other essential corporate law disciplines, to provide our clients with integrated counsel on all aspects of their most important business objectives.

Projects, Infrastructure & Energy (International Firms) Department

Shearman & Sterling LLP

Department location

6 Battery Road #25-03


Singapore Island



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