Shearman & Sterling

Delivering core values to clients across the globe

Shearman & Sterling has been advising many of the world’s leading corporations and financial institutions, governments and governmental organisations for more than 135 years. The firm are committed to providing legal advice that is insightful and valuable to their clients. This has resulted in ground-breaking transactions in all major regions of the world.

Shearman & Sterling have also advised on some of the world’s most notable transactions and matters, representing: the Yukos shareholders in their $100 billion compensation claim against Russia; Cadbury in its $19.4 billion acquisition by Kraft; Panama Canal Authority in its $5.7 billion canal refinancing plan; IntercontinentalExchange in its acquisition of The Clearing Corporation and formation of a credit default swap clearinghouse. Together, the firm’s lawyers work across practices and jurisdictions to provide the highest quality legal services, bringing their collective experience to bear on the issues that clients face.

Shearman & Sterling take pride in their clients successes, and in the firm’s contributions to them.

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