Shearman & Sterling was recognized with three deal of the year awards at the IFLR Americas 2022 awards ceremony, which took place at Essex House in New York City on May 19, 2022. The firm also won in the Debt and Equity-linked Team of the Year category. IFLR’s Americas Awards 2022 recognizes the most legally innovative cross-border transactions that closed in 2021.
Shearman & Sterling won Deal of the Year in the following categories:
Structured finance and securitisation: Chilean electricity tariff receivables securitization
Debt and Equity-linked: Belize blue bond
Private Equity: IG4 Capital / Aenza
The IFLR editorial team reviewed deals from across the Americas, looking for work that set precedents, broke new ground, added to the legal toolkit and brought clarity to regulatory frameworks. The awards also celebrate teams and firms behind the deals, as well as the standout dealmakers and regulatory lawyers from across the region.