Shearman & Sterling’s excellence in investigations was once again recognized by Global Investigations Review (GIR), ranking the firm in the top 20 in its 2018 edition of the GIR 100, a guide to the world’s leading firms for cross-border corporate investigations.
Each firm is included based on extensive research demonstrating which demonstrates the firm’s ability “to handle sophisticated cross-border government-led and internal investigations.”
The publication notes, “Shearman & Sterling is one of the biggest names in investigations and white-collar, with a dedicated FCPA practice that pre-dates the 1977 law itself.” GIR also recognized the following individuals for the work and commitment to the firm’s investigation practices:
New York: Paula Anderson, Stephen Fishbein, Adam Hakki, John Nathanson, Danforth Newcomb,
New York and Shanghai: Brian Burke
San Francisco: Patrick Robbins
Tokyo: Masahisa Ikeda
Washington, D.C.: Mark Lanpher and Philip Urofsky