Shearman & Sterling’s Antitrust practice has been recognized by Law360 as a “Practice Group of the Year” in the Competition/Antitrust category. Winning practice groups are selected based on the breadth and significance of the matters highlighted and the complexity of the firm’s work during the past year.
The antitrust practice was recognized for its work on a variety of matters, including:
In addition, the firm’s lawyers won significant antitrust class action victories for clients such as ICE Benchmark Administration, Bank of America, BNP Paribas and others over the same period related to matters such as LIBOR, corporate and U.S. Treasury bond markets. The Antitrust practice is a key part of Shearman & Sterling’s growing disputes offering. Last year, the Firm announced the return of Ryan Shores as an antitrust and litigation partner in Washington, D.C. Additionally, Matt Modell and Mark Steenson were promoted to antitrust counsel in our Washington, D.C. and London offices, respectively. Our global Antitrust practice is comprised of experienced and highly ranked practitioners in Washington, D.C., New York, London, Brussels and Tokyo, including former leading officials from the U.S. Department of Justice, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, and the European Commission.
Now in its 11th year, Law360’s Practice Group of the Year awards program selects winners with an emphasis on landmark matters and general excellence.