Shearman And Sterling

News March 30, 2017

Shearman & Sterling Wins 11 Awards at the IJ Global Awards 2016

Shearman & Sterling was awarded 11 accolades at IJ Global's recent Europe, APAC, MENA and Americas annual award ceremonies.

The Project Development & Finance practice received the highest honor in the Middle East and North Africa, winning "Legal Adviser of The Year." The team was awarded an additional 10 awards for several of the deals it has worked on across the globe, including:

  • North America Rail Deal of the Year: Maryland Purple Line Light Rail
  • North America Power Deal of the Year: Newark Energy Center
  • North America M&A Deal of the Year: Chicago Skyway Toll Road Concessions Company Acquisition
  • Latin America Transmission Deal of the Year: Transmisora Electrica del Norte
  • MENA Midstream Oil & Gas Deal of the Year: Bahrain LNG
  • MENA Power Deal of the Year: Hassyan Clean Coal
  • Asia Pacific Power Deal of the Year: Central Java Coal-Fired Power
  • Asia Pacific Mining Deal of the Year: Oyo Tolgoi Copper-Gold Mine
  • Asia Pacific Rail/Infrastructure Deal of the Year: Light Rail Transit 1 IPP
  • African Oil & Gas Deal of the Year: Angola LNG refinancing