Shearman & Sterling LLP multinational law firm headquartered in New York City, United States.

Mei Lian is a partner in the Finance practice.

She has a particular focus on debt financing, with expertise both in capital markets as well as leveraged and bank finance transactions, including in particular stressed and distressed situations. She has a broad and extensive practice with a strong focus on high-end, cross-border transactions.

Mei represents borrowers and issuers and lenders and underwriters on financing transactions. She also represents hedge funds and alternative credit providers on distressed and restructuring investment opportunities. Her clients include Frigoglass, Nokia Corporation, Piraeus Bank S.A., STMicroelectronics N.V. and various hedge funds.