Shearman & Sterling’s Global Antitrust Practice Group Leaders David Higbee and Matthew Readings; partners Jessica Delbaum and Geert Goeteyn; and Of Counsel Wayne Dale Collins are featured in Who’s Who Legal’s Competition list. Partners Elvira Aliende Rodriguez and James Webber are listed in the Competition – Future Leaders 2019 list.
According to Who’s Who Legal:
David “is a well-established figure in the US competition arena where he is known for his top-tier work on merger review proceedings and antitrust investigations.”
Matthew is lauded for his “deep expertise” in the competition space and is esteemed for his “outstanding judgement combined with exceptional dedication.”
Elvira is singled out as a “cartel specialist and an authority in the area,” “an extremely skilled practitioner,” and “excellent.”
Jessica “has encyclopedic knowledge of her practice area” applaud sources who add, “She always makes sure she understands the business goals related to the transaction.”
Geert “is looked upon with enormous favour thanks to his strong expertise across EU merger control and regulatory matters.”
James is commended by clients for his “towering intellect and exceptional enthusiasm.” One source effuses that he is “excellent, very on the ball, good with clients, and no-nonsense.”
Dale “draws widespread praise from respondents - one of whom highlights him as ‘one of the best merger lawyers in the US.’”
Who’s Who Legal identifies the foremost legal practitioners in multiple areas of business law, including competition law based on feedback by both clients and peers.