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

Richard Schwed serves as a Global Litigation Practice Group Leader. Rich has experience in a broad range of investigations and litigations, including antitrust, securities, financial services, and complex commercial matters. He represents clients before federal and state trial and appellate courts, in arbitrations, and in criminal and civil investigations by governmental and regulatory authorities. Rich has conducted numerous jury and non-jury trials, and has considerable pre-trial and appellate experience. He also served as a law clerk to the Hon. J. Edward Lumbard, Jr., Second Circuit Court of Appeals, from 1993 to 1994.

Rich has been recognized by Benchmark Litigation and Legal 500.