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Shearman & Sterling LLP

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Indonesia > Foreign firms

Shearman & Sterling LLP is highly experienced in project finance, corporate and M&A, capital markets and arbitration. Bill McCormack is a key figure and well known for his work on energy and infrastructure projects. Ben Shorten  also has a longstanding history of advising on project development and financing. Sidharth Bhasin handles the corporate side and is an expert in M&A and private equity transactions. Also highly recommended is Andrew Schleider, who advises on the team’s capital markets work.

India > Foreign firms

Shearman & Sterling LLP undertakes inbound and outbound Indian mandates, advising on multiple disciplines, such as capital markets, M&A, private equity, project finance, real estate, fund formation as well as litigation and international arbitration. Practice head Sidharth Bhasin is based in Singapore and focuses primarily on private equity investments and exits as well as restructuring and capital markets transactions. Andrew Schleider leads on capital markets transactions also out of Singapore, acting for underwriters and issuers on a broad array of corporate finance transactions. Also specialising in capital markets transactions is Hong-Kong based Matthew Bersani, who covers Rule 144A/Reg S offerings as well as registered US public offerings.

Singapore > Corporate and M&A: foreign firms

Shearman & Sterling LLP continues to impress in private equity, insurance and energy transactions. The team ‘is punching above its weight‘ and has built a sizeable roster of private equity clients and the M&A team works well with energy-sector colleagues, including oil and gas specialists such as Anthony PattenSidharth Bhasin and counsel James Clayton-Payne are highly rated for private equity deals, and India and Southeast Asia-related transactions.