George Casey is head of Shearman & Sterling’s Global Mergers & Acquisitions Group. Mr. Casey has extensive experience in U.S. domestic and cross-border M&A transactions, venture capital financings, strategic investments and joint venture transactions, representing many of the largest U.S. and non-U.S. corporate and investment banking clients. From 2002 through 2005, Mr. Casey was based in the firm’s London office. In addition, from 2009 to 2013, he served as an elected member of the firm’s Policy Committee.
Mr. Casey has been recognized and recommended as a leading M&A practitioner by Chambers Global, Chambers USA, Legal 500 US, IFLR1000 and PLC Which Lawyer?.
Mr. Casey is also a Lecturer in Law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where he teaches a course in mergers and acquisitions. He has also given guest lectures on US M&A at l’École de Droit de la Sorbonne – Université Paris I.