Shearman & Sterling was recognized by The Legal 500 as one of the top law firms serving Latin America, taking a Tier 1 distinction in the Banking & Finance and Projects & Energy categories.
In the Banking & Finance category, partners Cynthia Urda Kassis and Denise Grant were hailed as Leading Individuals while associate Augusto Ruiloba was named a Next Generation Lawyer. In the Projects & Energy category, partners Gregory Tan and Cynthia Urda Kassis made the list as Leading Individuals while partner Alexandro Padrés was selected as a Next Generation Lawyer. Associate Augusto Ruiloba was recognized as a Rising Star.
The firm was also commended for its work in Capital Markets, with partners Antonia Stolper and Stuart Fleischmann listed as Leading Individuals and partner Grissel Mercado named a Next Generation Lawyer. The guide also acknowledged Shearman & Sterling in its Corporate and M&A and International Arbitration categories.
The Legal 500 described our firm as having “shown a deep commitment to Latin America over the last few decades,” adding that it is praised for its “incredible experience and leadership.”