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Recent News

Jun 20, 2019

Jeune Afrique ’s 50 Most Influential Business Lawyers

Partners Emmanuel Gaillard and Maude Lebois (both Paris-International Arbitration) are featured in Jeune Afrique’s ranking of the 50 most influential business lawyers in francophone Africa in 2018. Maude has been ranked for the first time. Jeune Afrique is a very widely read French-language pan-African weekly magazine.

Jun 19, 2019

Brennan Named New York Law Journal Rising Star

Partner Mallory Brennan (New York-Litigation) has been named a “Rising Star” by the New York Law Journal. The Rising Stars awards recognize the New York region’s most promising lawyers 40 and younger and are judged by an outside panel of experts. 

Jun 19, 2019

Shearman & Sterling Advises CCI Lyon Metropole on Proposed Share Capital Increase of Emlyon Business School

Shearman & Sterling advised CCI Lyon Métropole, founder and main stakeholder of emlyon business school, on the proposed investment of Qualium Investissement and Bpifrance in the share capital of the holding company of emlyon business school. This partnership is designed to support the school in its developments worldwide and in its commitment to excellence.

Jun 18, 2019

CPFL Energia SEC-Registered Follow-On Offering

Shearman & Sterling advised CPFL Energia S.A. in connection with its SEC-registered global follow-on offering of 116,817,126 common shares, including in the form of American depositary shares. Headquartered in Campinas, Brazil, CPFL is one of the largest energy distributors in Brazil in terms of gigawatt hours of electricity distributed to consumers.

Jun 17, 2019

Shearman & Sterling Ranked Among Top U.S. Law Firms for Diversity

Shearman & Sterling was ranked among the top 20 law firms for diversity in The American Lawyer’s 2019 Diversity Scorecard, a survey of the United States’ largest and highest-grossing law firms to determine the diversity makeup of their full-time lawyers and partners. 

Jun 17, 2019

International Arbitration Practice Ranked Tier 1 in Option Droit & Affaires

Shearman & Sterling’s International Arbitration practice is ranked five stars (tier 1) in the international arbitration category in the June 2019 dispute resolution special issue of French magazine Option Droit et Affaires.

Upcoming Events

Jun 20, 2019

Jennifer Younan to Speak at 7th Annual GAR Live Istanbul Conference

Partner Jennifer Younan (Paris-International Arbitration) will participate in the panel entitled “Investment Arbitration – A Safe Harbour in Turbulent Times?” held at the 7th Annual GAR Live Istanbul conference, which will take place on June 20, 2019.

Jun 20, 2019

31st Annual ITA Workshop and Annual Meeting

Partner Yas Banifatemi (Paris-International Arbitration) will deliver the keynote speech entitled “Changed Circumstances and Treaty Arbitration” at the 31st Annual Institute for Transnational Arbitration (ITA) Workshop and Annual Meeting in Dallas on June 20, 2019. Her keynote will survey and analyze recent trends, including the energy sector in Europe.

Jun 21, 2019

Facing the New Challenges in the Aviation Industry

Partner Geert Goeteyn (Brussels-Antitrust) will speak at the 6th Air Law Conference organized by LUISS University in Rome on June 21, 2019.  Geert will participate in the panel “When Is Competition Fair and How to Regulate it?” moderated by Francesco Munari (University of Genua and LUISS University).