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News Dec 19, 2018

Shearman & Sterling Recognized by Chambers Asia-Pacific 2019

Shearman & Sterling has been recognized as a top tier firm for Projects & Infrastructure and Capital Markets: High Yield in Chambers Asia-Pacific’s 2019 edition. The firm achieved rankings in 34 categories including Band 1 rankings in the following areas:

  • Asia Pacific – Projects & Infrastructure
  • Asia Pacific – Capital Markets: High-Yield Products
  • China/Hong Kong – Capital Markets: High-Yield Products
  • Malaysia – Projects & Infrastructure & Energy (International Firms)
  • Singapore – Projects & Infrastructure: International
  • South Korea – Projects & Infrastructure: International
  • Vietnam – Projects, Infrastructure and Energy

Chambers Asia Pacific noted feedback from clients about the firm stating “They’re very professional, reliable and precise” and “One of the top-tier law firms which I would always consider as a candidate legal counsel for any project, regardless of jurisdiction, industry and position”.

In addition, our partners in Asia received 30 Leading Lawyer rankings including the following Band 1 rankings:

  • Partner Nils Eliasson (Hong Kong – International Arbitration) – China Dispute Resolution: Arbitration (International Firms)
  • Partner Etienne Gelencsér (Tokyo-Project Development & Finance) – Japan Investment Funds: Registered Foreign Lawyers
  • Partner Anthony Patten (Singapore-Project Development & Finance) – Singapore Energy & Natural Resources: International

Asia Regional Managing Partner Bill McCormack (Singapore – Project Development & Finance) was also recognized as a Star Individual for Singapore Projects & Infrastructure: International, a ranking which is given to lawyers with exceptional recommendations in their field.