About Shearman & Sterling
Shearman & Sterling LLP is a multinational law firm headquartered in New York City, United States. It is organized as a single, integrated partnership with approximately 850 lawyers in many of the commercial centers of the world. The firm’s lawyers practice US, English, EU, French, German, Italian and Hong Kong law. Shearman & Sterling was founded in New York City in 1873 and is considered a part of the group of elite American “white shoe” law firms.