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Shearman & Sterling LLP

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The firm: Shearman & Sterling's Singapore office has been advising and delivering value to clients throughout the Asia Pacific region since 1995. The firm meets its clients' needs by leveraging its unique experience across jurisdictions, industries and practice areas, and by working seamlessly across its global network, including Beijing, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Tokyo in Asia, as well as Abu Dhabi, New York, Paris, Frankfurt, London, Rome, Toronto and Washington D.C., as well as other offices.

The firm has worked successfully with clients on some of the Asia region's largest landmark projects, financings, cross-border M&A transactions, IPOs, innovative debt offerings, privatisations and complex international arbitration matters.

Shearman & Sterling has represented many of the world's leading corporations, financial institutions, emerging growth companies, state-owned enterprises, governments and governmental organisations for more than 140 years. It is committed to providing legal advice that is insightful and valuable to clients. The firm distinguishes itself by harnessing the intellectual strength and deep experience of its lawyers across its extensive global footprint. It has the capability to mobilise resources throughout its 20 offices worldwide to provide clients with incisive and relevant legal advice and support. The firm's lawyers are fluent in more than 60 languages and they practice Hong Kong, US, English, French, German, Italian, EU, OHADA and Saudi law, as well as Dubai International Financial Centre law and Abu Dhabi Global Market law. The firm is organised as a single, integrated partnership with approximately 850 attorneys in 20 offices located throughout Asia, the Americas, Europe and the Middle East. For more information, please visit Shearman & Sterling's website at

Areas of practice: Shearman & Sterling's main practice areas include: anti-corruption and Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), antitrust, appellate litigation, capital markets, compensation, governance and ERISA, corporate governance, criminal law, regulation and enforcement, derivatives and structured products, emerging growth, environmental, European bank recovery and resolution, finance, financial institutions advisory and financial regulatory, financial institutions investigations and enforcement, financial restructuring and insolvency, intellectual property litigation, intellectual property transactions, international arbitration, international trade and investment, investment funds, Islamic finance, leveraged finance, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, privacy and data protection, private client, private equity and hedge funds, privatisation, pro bono, project development and finance, public international law, real estate, state controlled companies/sovereign wealth funds, structured finance, and tax.

  • Number of lawyers: 850 approx
  • at this office: 25 approx
  • Languages
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Arabic
  • Cantonese
  • Hindi
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Mandarin
  • Portuguese
  • Swedish

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