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

John Sykes is a member in the firm’s Tax practice where he represents major companies, financial institutions and underwriters, advising on the tax aspects of various types of transactions including cross-border offerings of debt and equity securities, country debt restructurings, asset-backed securities, fund offerings, leasing transactions, project finance and mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Sykes joined the firm in 1986 and became a partner in 1996.


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