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News Sep 21, 2020

Sarah McLean and Omar Samji Honored by Texas Legal Awards

Shearman & Sterling partners Sarah McLean and Omar Samji were selected as “Most Effective Dealmakers” by the Texas Legal Awards, presented by Texas Lawyer.

 Sarah was recognized for her work advising Oryx Midstream on its sale to Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners for $3.6 billion. Omar was recognized for his role advising DTE Midstream on its acquisition of a private-equity backed midstream system in Louisiana for $2.65 billion.

Since the opening of Shearman & Sterling’s Texas offices in April 2018, the midstream transactions team led by Sarah and Omar have represented buyers, sellers and sponsors of midstream assets on over 30 transactions totaling approximately $20.5 billion.

The Team