Mr Andrew Schleider > Shearman & Sterling LLP > Singapore, Singapore > Lawyer Profile

Shearman & Sterling LLP
6 BATTERY ROAD #25-03
SINGAPORE 049909
Singapore
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Work Department

Capital Markets

Position

Partner
Head of the Capital Markets practice in Singapore

Career

Andrew Schleider, Head of the Capital Markets Group in Singapore, represents both underwriters and issuers in a wide range of corporate finance transactions. He has over 20 years’ experience in offerings of high yield and investment grade debt securities, convertible bonds and equity. Andrew also represents clients in consent solicitations and tender and exchange offers and provides general securities law advice. His experience spans many industries, including general industrial, telecom and media, real estate and lodging, healthcare, consumer products, power and energy and natural resources. His clients include major financial institutions as well as major corporate clients.

Languages

English

Memberships

ADMISSIONS: New York

Education

ST. JOHN’S UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW
J.D.

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY
B.S.B.A.

Lawyer Rankings

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 > Capital markets: equity and debt: foreign firms

(Leading individuals)

Andrew SchleiderShearman & Sterling LLP

Shearman & Sterling LLP is an established name in high-yield debt and equity offerings, most notably in India, Indonesia and Thailand. The firm remains strong in power and mining, along with TMT, oil and gas and real estate. Andrew Schleider is highly rated for high-yield debt, along with investment grade debt, convertible bonds and equity. Counsel Terrence O’Donnell joined the Hong Kong office from Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in May 2019 and was due to relocate to Singapore later in the year. Felipe Duque has returned to Allen & Overy as a partner.