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News Jun 26, 2020

Shearman & Sterling Lawyers Featured in IFLR1000 Women Leaders 2020

IFLR1000 named five of Shearman & Sterling’s top female partners to its Women Leaders 2020 list of “highly regarded” lawyers worldwide. The lawyers included in this prestigious list are:

  • Lisa L. Jacobs (New York-Capital Markets) a leader in the firm’s Automotive Industry Group.
  • Donna Parisi (New York-Derivatives & Structured Products) Finance Business Unit Leader, Leader of the Fintech Foundry initiative and member of the firm’s Executive Group.
  • Antonia Stolper (New York-Capital Markets) Leader of the firm’s Latin America Affinity Group and member of the firm’s Executive Group.
  • Cynthia Urda Kassis (New York-Project Development & Finance) a leader in the firm’s Mining & Metals Industry Group.
  • Lorna Xin Chen (Hong Kong-Funds) Asia Regional Managing Partner, Head of Greater China and a member of the firm’s Executive Group.

Dave Beveridge, the firm’s Senior Partner said, “this recognition further demonstrates how Shearman & Sterling’s women partners are not only outstanding leaders at our firm, but also distinguished and highly respected by their clients and colleagues globally.”  

IFLR1000 described the Women Leaders as “the leading female transactional lawyers in the world” and noted that these lawyers have impressive track records and are consistently recommended by clients and peers for the quality of their advice and service.

The Team