Shearman & Sterling is the latest US firm to announce partner promotions.
Property lawyer Clare Breeze and capital markets lawyer Mei Lian have been promoted in London. In total the firm has added 11 to the partnership.
The firm’s international network had the bulk of promotions with a total of eight being made up, two in Asia and five in Shearman’s European office.
The firm’s New York headquarters received three partner promotions.
Last year The Lawyer reported on the firm promoting 13 to partner with London receiving two, one in project finance and capital markets (11 December 2007).
The new partners in full are:
– Beijing, Ling Huang
– Frankfurt Katja Kaulamo
– London: Clare Breeze, Mei Li Lian
– Munich Winifred Carli, Andreas Merkner
– New York Robert Katz, Kirsten Nelson Cunha, Samuel Waxman
– Rome Tobia Croff
– Singapore Sanja Udovicic