Shearman & Sterling is a global elite law firm widely regarded for its expertise advising on highly complex cross-border transactions and litigation matters.
The firm has a long and distinguished history of supporting clients across all industries wherever they do business, from major financial centers to emerging and growth markets. Shearman & Sterling represents many of the world’s leading corporations and major financial institutions, as well as emerging growth companies, governments and state-owned enterprises, often working on groundbreaking, precedent-setting matters.
The firm has over 850 lawyers across 24 offices speaking more than 60 languages and practicing U.S., English, French, German, Italian, Hong Kong, OHADA and Saudi law. Combining legal knowledge with industry expertise, their lawyers provide commercial advice that helps clients achieve their ambitions.
In addition to playing a role in some of the world’s most significant transactions and disputes, Shearman & Sterling also strives to give back to the communities in which it operates, emphasizing pro bono and diversity and inclusion efforts as a key part of its mandate.
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP (including its associated entities) is an elite global law firm with world-class practices across the board. Industry-leading companies and global financial institutions know they can rely on Davis Polk for their most challenging legal and business matters. The firm’s top-flight capabilities are grounded in a distinguished history of 170 years, and its global, forward-looking focus is supported by 10 offices strategically located in the world’s key financial centers and political capitals.
Davis Polk ranks among the world’s preeminent law firms across the entire range of its practice, which spans such areas as capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, credit, antitrust and competition, litigation and enforcement, private equity, tax, financial regulation, investment management, restructuring, executive compensation, fintech, intellectual property and technology transactions, real estate, and trusts and estates.
Our lawyers collaborate seamlessly across practice groups and geographies to provide clients with exceptional service, sophisticated advice and creative, practical solutions.
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katzis one of the most prominent business law firms in the United States.The firm’s pre eminence in the fields of mergers and acquisitions, takeovers and takeover defense, strategic investments, corporate and securities law, and corporate governance means that it regularly handles some of the largest, most complex and demanding transactions in the United States and around the world.It features consistently in the top rank of legal advisors.The firm also focuses on sensitive investigation and litigation matters and corporate restructurings, and in counseling boards of directors and senior management in the most sensitive situations.Its attorneys are also recognized thought leaders, frequently teaching, speaking and writing in their areas of expertise.
Celebrating its bicentennial in 2019, Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP has been known as one of the world’s premier law firms for two centuries. Each of our practice areas is highly regarded, and our lawyers are widely recognized for their commitment to the representation of our clients’ interests in the United States and internationally. Cravath is the firm of choice for a large number of companies, financial institutions and boards of directors for their most important and complicated transactions. Our practice encompasses industries as diverse as consumer products, energy, financial services, healthcare, industrials and chemicals, media and entertainment, telecommunications, technology, transportation, retail and blockchain and financial technology (FinTech).
The Firm’s distinctive and rigorous system of training enables its corporate lawyers to become highly skilled in a diverse range of areas, including mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, banking and credit, governance and board advisory, tax, executive compensation and benefits, financial restructuring and reorganization, trusts and estates, environmental and intellectual property.