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Shearman & Sterling LLP

Global 2022
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118
Ranked lawyers
103
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Senior Partner: David Beveridge
Global Managing Partners: George Casey, Adam Hakki
Number of partners: 200+
Number of lawyers: 800+

FIRM OVERVIEW:
Shearman & Sterling has led the way in serving clients wherever they do business for nearly 150 years. From major financial centers to emerging markets, the firm has the global presence and diverse perspectives needed to partner with its clients and provide solutions to their most complex worldwide business needs.

This global, elite law firm works with companies and financial institutions on some of their most crucial transactions and cases, utilizing the experience and expertise from across an integrated, international platform.

The firm leverages the use of smart technology in all client work. The innovative data management system, Shearman Analytics, gives the firm a leading edge in staffing matters leanly and effectively, driving value for clients. The data system also provides powerful predictive insights for clients.

In all matters, Shearman & Sterling is dedicated to serving clients at the highest level. These lawyers are true business partners to their clients and pride themselves on forming long-standing working relationships, navigating shifting regulations and market developments to help clients succeed with their business goals.

MAIN AREAS OF PRACTICE:
Antitrust
■ Capital Markets
■ Committee of Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS)
■ Compensation, Governance & ERISA
■ Derivatives & Structured Products
■ Emerging Growth
■ Family Office
■ Finance
■ Financial Institutions Advisory & Financial Regulatory
■ Financial Restructuring & Insolvency
■ Intellectual Property Litigation
■ Intellectual Property Transactions
■ International Arbitration
■ Investment Funds
■ Litigation
■ Mergers & Acquisitions
■ Privacy & Data Protection
■ Private Client
■ Private Equity
■ Project Development & Finance
■ Public International Law
■ Real Estate
■ Special Situations & Capital Solutions
■ Tax
■ White Collar Defense & Investigations 

Shearman & Sterling LLP rankings

Global Guide 2022
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Africa-wide
Dispute Resolution
1 Department
Department
Dispute Resolution
2
Dispute Resolution
2
Band 2
Projects & Energy
1 Department
Department
Projects & Energy
3
Projects & Energy
3
Band 3
Projects & Energy: Mining & Minerals
1 Department
Department
Projects & Energy: Mining & Minerals
3
Projects & Energy: Mining & Minerals
3
Band 3
Projects & Energy: Oil & Gas
1 Department
Department
Projects & Energy: Oil & Gas
3
Projects & Energy: Oil & Gas
3
Band 3
Asia-Pacific Region
Arbitration (International)
1 Department
Department
Arbitration (International)
4
Arbitration (International)
4
Band 4
Capital Markets: Debt
1 Department
Department
Capital Markets: Debt
3
Capital Markets: Debt
3
Band 3
Capital Markets: Equity
1 Department
Department
Capital Markets: Equity
4
Capital Markets: Equity
4
Band 4
Capital Markets: High-Yield Products
1 Department
Department
Capital Markets: High-Yield Products
1
Capital Markets: High-Yield Products
1
Band 1
Corporate/M&A
1 Department
Department
Corporate/M&A
3
Corporate/M&A
3
Band 3
Corporate/M&A: Private Equity
1 Department
Department
Corporate/M&A: Private Equity
4
Corporate/M&A: Private Equity
4
Band 4
Energy & Natural Resources
1 Department
Department
Energy & Natural Resources
3
Energy & Natural Resources
3
Band 3
Investment Funds: Private Equity
1 Department
Department
Investment Funds: Private Equity
3
Investment Funds: Private Equity
3
Band 3
Projects & Infrastructure
1 Department
Department
Projects & Infrastructure
1
Projects & Infrastructure
1
Band 1
Brunei
General Business Law
1 Ranked Lawyer
Lawyers
David Clinch
David Clinch
Expertise based abroad in Singapore
Canada
Corporate/M&A
1 Department
Department
Corporate/M&A
Corporate/M&A
Spotlight Table
China
Capital Markets: High-Yield Products (International Firms)
1 Department
1 Ranked Lawyer
Department
Capital Markets: High-Yield Products (International Firms)
1
Capital Markets: High-Yield Products (International Firms)
1
Band 1
Lawyers
Kyungwon Lee
2
Kyungwon Lee
2
Band 2
Corporate/M&A: China-based (International Firms)
1 Ranked Lawyer
Lawyers
Li Chen
3
Li Chen
3
Band 3
Corporate/M&A: Highly Regarded (International Firms)
1 Department
Department
Corporate/M&A: Highly Regarded (International Firms)
1
Corporate/M&A: Highly Regarded (International Firms)
1
Band 1
Dispute Resolution (International Firms)
1 Ranked Lawyer
Lawyers
Brian Burke
Brian Burke
Expertise based abroad in USA
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