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News Feb 29, 2016

Shearman & Sterling Finance Group Ranks No. 1 on US Syndicated Lending League Tables

Shearman & Sterling’s Finance Group finished 2015 leading the US syndicated lending league tables with 106 transactions valued at $202.88 billion, according to Thomson Reuters Loan Pricing Corporation.

The firm earned the No. 1 spot for Lender Law Firm by Volume, as well as seven other top-ten rankings, including:

Overall Law Firm by Volume - #3
Lender Law Firm M&A by Volume - #4
Overall Law Firm M&A by Volume - #6
Lender Law Firm by Number of Deals - #6
Overall Law Firm by Number of Deals - #9
Lender Law Firm M&A by Number of Deals - #9 (Tied)
Lender Law Firm Leveraged by Volume - #10

“These rankings reflect our strength as a leader on large and complex financing transactions,” said partner Josh Thompson, head of the firm’s Americas finance practice and co-head of the firm’s Global Leveraged Finance Group. “I am pleased with these results and proud of the performance and hard work of our team.”