From complex cross-border transactions to exclusively local deals, clients rely on Shearman & Sterling’s vast international network to help accomplish their business goals. The firm has approximately 850 lawyers in 20 offices around the world. Our lawyers come from some 80 countries, speak more than 60 languages and practice US, English, EU, French, German, Italian, Hong Kong and Saudi law. In addition, we practice Dubai International Financial Centre law and Abu Dhabi Global Market law. We understand our clients’ needs and develop creative ways to address their problems in this challenging 21st century global economy.