Mr Paul Strecker > Shearman & Sterling > Hong Kong, Hong Kong > Lawyer Profile

Shearman & Sterling
21st Floor Gloucester Tower
The Landmark
15 Queen’s Road Central
Hong Kong
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Work Department

Mergers & Acquisitions
Privacy & Data Protection

Position

Partner
Global Head of the Private Capital Industry Group

Career

Paul Strecker is the Global Head of the Private Capital Industry Group and a partner in the Mergers & Acquisitions practice. Paul has over 20 years’ experience in cross-border M&A transactions, including public and private company acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, minority investments, strategic alliances, joint ventures and asset sales across a wide range of industries. Paul also has extensive experience advising private equity clients, pension funds, sovereign wealth funds and other financial investors on transactions globally. Paul previously worked in the Firm’s New York, San Francisco and Hong Kong offices, where he was Head of Asia M&A.

Languages

  • English

Memberships

ADMISSIONS: New York; California; Hong Kong

Professional Affiliations

  • Lawyers Without Borders – Member of the Board of Directors
  • Oxford University (Masters in Law and Finance Faculty) – Advisory Board Member

Education

NEW YORK UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW
J.D.

OXFORD UNIVERSITY
B.A.

Lawyer Rankings

China > Corporate and M&A: foreign firms

Shearman & Sterling LLP‘s track record includes advising on complex and multi-jurisdictional M&A transactions, and the team is regularly appointed by large Chinese state-owned enterprises and corporations on strategic transactions; it has specific expertise in the TMT, energy, infrastructure and financial institutions sectors. Lee Edwards in Beijing has extensive experience in M&A and FDI transactions, and M&A partner Li Chen divides her time between the Hong Kong and Beijing offices. The Hong Kong names to note are global head of the private capital industry group Paul Strecker and Greater China head Lorna Chen. Former corporate partner Stephanie Tang left for Hogan Lovells‘ Hong Kong office.