Shearman And Sterling

Shearman & Sterling’s Financial Restructuring & Insolvency practice represents a wide range of clients, both on the debtor and the creditor side, on the full spectrum of complex cross-border restructuring matters. Our lawyers in the U.S., U.K., France, Germany and Italy work closely with other lawyers across the firm, leveraging expertise across various practices, sectors and industries, to deliver creative and effective solutions for our clients.  Clients choose us for our commerciality, our breadth of experience and our multidisciplinary approach. We have been at the cutting edge of not only the U.S. but also the European restructuring market in recent years and bring to the table our experience in representing clients on a variety of complex restructurings, including complex cross-border distressed loan workouts, swaps, asset sales and litigation. We have particularly extensive experience in high yield bonds, derivatives, structured products and leveraged finance structures, and we use that expertise to create and deliver practical solutions to the issues that our clients face in distressed scenarios, utilizing the latest in restructuring tools and techniques.

We work in partnership with our clients, combining a commercial approach, our technical expertise and our understanding of the legal, political and business landscapes in which our clients operate. Our aim is to assist our clients in finding solutions and in preserving value.