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Shearman & Sterling

Key statistics

Ranked Practice Areas
Awards Won
Ranked Lawyers
Male:Female Ratio of Ranked Lawyers

Firm summary


Shearman & Sterling is an International: Multi-practice firm in China.

In 2022, the firm was ranked in 9 practice area(s) and 4 of its practitioner(s) were accredited.

In the same year, Shearman & Sterling was nominated for 8 awards, of which it won 5.

This information is based on aggregated legal ranking and awards data from the world’s market-leading legal publications. Legal Media 360’s sentiment index methodology can be viewed here.


within China

Practice Area Subcategory BAND No. of rankings Ave. Band Table
Banking and finance
Project finance BAND 1 1 1.0 View full ranking table
Capital markets
General BAND 3 1 3.0 View full ranking table
Corporate and M&A
General BAND 2 2 2.5 View full ranking table
Dispute resolution
Arbitration BAND 2 4 2.3 View full ranking table
Investment funds
General BAND 2 1 2.0 View full ranking table
Private equity BAND 3 1 3.0 View full ranking table
Private equity
General BAND 3 3 3.0 View full ranking table
Project development
Including energy and infrastructure BAND 2 3 2.7 View full ranking table
White collar crime
Disputes NOTABLE FIRMS 2 Notable View full ranking table

Firm awards

Total nominations-to-win ratio 8:5

Award Nomination(s) Win(s)
Capital markets 1 1
Corporate and M&A 1 1
Private client and wealth management 1 1
Private equity 2 1
Regulatory 1 0
White collar crime 1 1
Technology and innovation 1 0

Ranked lawyers at this firm

All data gathered from 2023 datasets. Learn more.