Shearman & Sterling was named “MENA M&A Legal Adviser of the Year” for the second year in a row and “Energy, Mining & Utilities M&A Legal Advisor of the Year” at the Mergermarket Awards 2019.
The M&A team received the awards in the Middle East for their work on some of the most complex and high-value transactions in 2018. These include advising:
Marwan Elaraby, the firm's EMEA Regional Managing Partner, said, “We are thrilled to be recognized in the market for our work on some of the biggest M&A deals in the region today, demonstrating our capabilities across a number of industries including energy, mining and utilities. Our Middle East team continues to offer our clients innovative solutions to meet their business goals and we are honored that Mergermarket recognizes us as a leader in the market for a second year.”