Shearman & Sterling Overview

  • New York, NY
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1873
  • Company - Private
  • Legal
  • $500 million to $1 billion (USD)

The work of Shearman & Sterling started on Wall Street and spread worldwide. Long known for representing major US financial institutions, today Shearman & Sterling has over 900 lawyers across 23 offices, not only in North America but also in the Asia/Pacific region, Europe, the ...
Mission: We are committed to forging long-term relationships with our clients, providing them with genuine insight and practical advice, and supporting them as they navigate the challenges of our 21st century global economy.

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"Great place to work"

Jun 25, 2021 - Legal Assistant/Paralegal


Great management, engaging and exciting work.


Demanding hours and intense deadlines

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Mentoring and guidance for LAs
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Campus Recruiting26%

  1. Attorney Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview


    Few rounds of interviews with multiple people. It was an enjoyable process. The overall process took about a month. The background check took a few weeks. It was an informal process.

    Informal at first, asked about experience.

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Shearman & Sterling Awards & Accolades

  • The Asia Legal Awards (May 2021): "Asian Diversity Initiative of the Year" for our Women Partner and Associate Mentoring CirclesALM (American Lawyer)2021
  • Most Important Decision of the Year (July 2021): ENKA v. ChubbGlobal Arbitration Review2021
  • Loans Team of the Year (May 2021)IFLR Americas Awards2021
  • Women in FinTech Powerlist (March 2021): Donna Parisi and Misha RaoInnovative Finance2021
  • "Highly Regarded" - Innovative Practice of Law (August 2020), for our work on the Super Six Wind Projects in PakistanFinancial Times2020

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