Shearman & Sterling was named Sustainable Finance Law Firm of the Year and won four additional awards at the LatinFinance 2022 Deal of the Year Awards. These accolades are testament to Shearman & Sterling’s leading work in sustainable financing in Latin America, and to the global law firm’s commitment to remaining at the forefront of innovation in ESG financing. The Latin Finance awards dinner took place on January 26th, 2023 in New York City.
The following transactions led by Shearman & Sterling attorneys were recognized by LatinFinance:
“It is truly an honor for Shearman & Sterling to be recognized by LatinFinance with these accolades. From the mature green bond market to the rapid rise of social bonds, our Latin American team supports our clients in navigating the constantly evolving world of ESG-related financings. We have advised sovereigns, financial institutions and corporates in over a dozen of the region's most important sustainable financings, and these awards underscore our great work in the space,”.
In December 2022, Shearman & Sterling attorneys participated in the writing and editing of Latin Lawyer’s Guide to Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance. The firm’s attorneys wrote two of the chapters in addition to reviewing and editing this landmark handbook.