Shearman And Sterling

Daniel Lewis, a partner in the firm’s Litigation practice, has been recognized in Chambers USA, The Legal 500, and Benchmark Litigation. These publications have said “he has a real willingness to help and go the extra mile,” “he’s a great lawyer,” he is “one of the most thoughtful and thorough litigators,” “he’s a delightful person to work with,” that “[i]t's hard to pick the superlatives,” that "[h]e's a true [securities] subject matter expert, he lives and breathes this stuff, and is a very strong writer and tactician,” “he conveys a strong sense of being in control of a complex and dynamic matter,” and that he provides “extremely good client service.” He focuses his practice on representing financial institutions and corporations in complex securities class actions, M&A litigation and regulatory matters, as well as in commercial litigation involving financial products, derivatives and banking issues in federal and state courts. In particular, he has helped clients to manage matters in which cases have been filed in multiple jurisdictions. He also represents companies and officers and directors in complex commercial and ERISA litigation, and regularly provides securities and other litigation advice to a wide range of corporate clients.


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