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Shearman & Sterling LLP

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China: Banking and finance

Foreign firms
Banking and finance: foreign firms - ranked: tier 4

Shearman & Sterling 谢尔曼·思特灵律师事务所

Shearman & Sterling’s project finance specialist Andrew Ruff divides his time between Hong Kong and Shanghai. Hong Kong and Beijing-based Xiaogang (Sean) Wang is a member of the firm’s project development and finance group; he regularly represents large Chinese SOEs and state-owned banks on their outbound transactions globally.

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Andrew Ruff - Shearman & Sterling

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China: Corporate and M&A

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Corporate and M&A: foreign firms - ranked: tier 3

Shearman & Sterling 谢尔曼·思特灵律师事务所

At Shearman & Sterling, Beijing-based Lee Edwards has extensive experience in M&A and foreign direct investment transactions. The Beijing office formed part of a multi-office team advising Qunar on receiving a $500m strategic investment, which was led by Silver Lake. Xiaogang (Sean) Wang, who divides his time between Hong Kong and Beijing, has acted for large Chinese SOEs and state-owned enterprises and banks on their outbound transactions, both in the energy and banking sectors.

Leading individuals

Lee Edwards - Shearman & Sterling

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China: Dispute resolution

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Other recommended firms - ranked: tier 1

Shearman & Sterling 谢尔曼·思特灵律师事务所

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China: Private equity/venture capital

Foreign firms
Other recommended firms - ranked: tier 1

Shearman & Sterling 谢尔曼·思特灵律师事务所

Leading individuals

Lee Edwards - Shearman & Sterling

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China: Projects and energy

Foreign firms
Projects and energy: foreign firms - ranked: tier 2

Shearman & Sterling 谢尔曼·思特灵律师事务所

Shearman & Sterling’s ‘timely and professional’ team is experienced in acting for sponsors and lenders. Sean Wang, who splits his time between Beijing and Shanghai, led advice to ICBC, Standard Bank and Africa Development Bank as the lenders on the proposed $2bn financing of a 930MW coal-fired plant in Lamu County, Kenya. On the sponsor side, Wang advised Shanghai Electric on the development of the 1,000MW coal-fired power plant in Pakistan. Andrew Ruff is another key partner.

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