Legal Media Group's Expert Guides, a division of Euromoney, included 12 of our partners in its latest Women in Business Law guide. This annual publication is dedicated exclusively to women, their professionalism and accomplishments and features the world’s leading and most respected female practitioners in business law and professional services.
The Shearman & Sterling partners recognized in this list are:
Banking and Finance: Denise Grant, Maura O’Sullivan (both were also recognized last year)
Capital Markets: Antonia Stolper (also recognized last year)
Commercial Arbitration: Yas Banifatemi (also recognized last year)
Corporate Governance: Doreen Lilienfeld (also recognized last year)
Investment Funds: Lorna Xin Chen (also recognized last year)
Litigation: Paula Anderson
Mergers & Acquisitions: Clare O’Brien (also recognized last year)
Project Finance: Sanja Udovicic, Cynthia Urda Kassis (both were also recognized last year)
Real Estate: Lisa Brill (also recognized last year)
Structured Finance and Securitization: Donna Parisi (also recognized last year)
As part of the selection process, the publication invited business practitioners, clients and industry experts across the world to nominate lawyers to be recognized as leading female practitioners in 31 practice areas across 86 jurisdictions. It considered each nominee’s expertise, technical knowledge, reputation, innovation and contribution to their practice area’s development.