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Shearman & Sterling's Anna Chung Recognized as One of Korea’s Top 100 Lawyers

November 28, 2022

For the second year in a row, Shearman & Sterling's partner and head of the Seoul office, Anna Chung, has been named in Asia Business Law Journal’s 2022 A-List of Korea’s top 100 lawyers. A partner in the firm's Project Development & Finance practice, Anna was recognized in the following practice areas: Banking & finance; infrastructure; joint ventures; power & energy; project finance. The A-List is based on extensive research and nominations received from in-house counsel in Korea and elsewhere, as well as Korea-focused partners at international law firms.

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Shearman & Sterling Strengthens CFIUS, Sanctions and Export-Control Capabilities with Addition of Michael J. Walsh, Jr. in Washington, D.C.

November 28, 2022

Global law firm Shearman & Sterling today announces the addition of Mike Walsh as a partner, based in Washington, D.C. He joins the firm’s Litigation department, where he will advise clients on the national security aspects of cross-border transactions, represent clients in government enforcement actions, and counsel clients on mitigating geopolitical risk across business operations.

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Shearman & Sterling wins Energy & Infrastructure team of the year at The British Legal Awards 2022

November 24, 2022

Shearman & Sterling has been awarded Energy & Infrastructure Team of the Year at the British Legal Awards 2022. The awards, now in their 13th year and hosted by Law.com International, took place on 23 November in London.

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CDP Financial’s C$1.25 Billion Senior Notes Offering under its Senior Notes Program

November 23, 2022

Shearman & Sterling represented Desjardins Capital Markets, RBC Capital Markets, Scotiabank, TD Securities, BMO Capital Markets, Casgrain & Company Limited, CIBC Capital Markets, HSBC, Laurentian Bank Securities and National Bank Financial Markets, as agents, in connection with CDP Financial’s investment-grade Rule 144A/Regulation S offering of C$1.25 billion aggregate principal amount of 3.80% Senior Notes due 2027 under its $20 billion Senior Notes Program (the Program). Notes issued under the Program are fully and unconditionally guaranteed by Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (Caisse), parent company of CDP Financial.

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CVC’s acquisition of Maticmind

November 23, 2022

Shearman & Sterling advised the lenders in connection with the financing in support of CVC Capital Partners’ acquisition of Maticmind S.p.A. from a consortium including Carmine Saladino, Chairman of Maticmind, and Fondo Italiano d’Investimento SGR.

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Inside the Trilateral Commission: Power elites grapple with China's rise

November 23, 2022

Partner Masahisa Ikeda, Asia Regional Managing Partner and Head of Shearman & Sterling’s Tokyo office, commented on the Trilateral Commission in the special lead-off article in the November 28, 2022 issue of Nikkei Asia.

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Advanced EU Competition Law Brussels

November 22 - 23, 2022

Partner Elvira Aliende Rodriguez (Brussels-Antitrust) spoke at the Advanced EU Competition Law Brussels conference organized by Informa in Brussels on November 22-23, 2022.

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Philip Urofsky receives Global Investigations Review "Outstanding Career Award"

November 21, 2022

Retired Shearman & Sterling partner Philip Urofsky received the GIR Outstanding Career Award,” which is awarded to one exceptionally respected and admired individual in the investigations community. The publication touted Philip “for his role in shaping the investigations landscape, both through his time in government when he was working on some of DOJ’s earliest white-collar corporate enforcement policies, and during his time in private practice.” Philip was honored at GIR’s 8th annual awards dinner held at the Four Seasons hotel in Washington, DC on Thursday, November 17. He was introduced by Washington, DC-based Shearman & Sterling partner Mark Lanpher.

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DC Company’s Acquisition of Les Eclaireuses

November 21, 2022

Shearman & Sterling advised the pure player media group DC Company on the acquisition of Les Eclaireuses, a leading online platform in France founded in 2014 by Melody Madar and Chloé Sabban. Les Eclaireuses publishes content focusing on women fashion and beauty.

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Citibank on a $50 Million ESG Loan for Bancolombia

November 21, 2022

Shearman & Sterling represented Citibank, as lender, in connection with a $50 million bilateral Sustainability Linked Loan for Bancolombia, a bank and financial institution organized under the laws of Colombia.