Paul Epstein is counsel in the Project Development & Finance Group of Shearman & Sterling. He represents corporations, funds and other financial and public and private institutions in complex financings, focusing on project and acquisition financings in the infrastructure, energy and mining sectors, both domestically and internationally. Paul has significant experience representing lenders and sponsors in projects procured on a public private partnership (P3) basis. He has been identified as a P3 industry expert and was selected to serve on a distinguished panel of judges for the P3 Bulletin P3 Awards 2014 and 2015. Paul is also recognized as a "Rising Star" in Project Finance and Banking by IFLR1000.