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Highly regarded

Bar admissions:

England & Wales


United Kingdom

Practice areas:

Private equity

Laurence Levy is head of Shearman & Sterling’s European Mergers & Acquisitions Group. He has more than 25 years’ experience advising on numerous public and private company M&A transactions, joint ventures, private equity, restructurings, privatisations, equity capital markets and general corporate advisory work. He is cited as a “Leading Lawyer” in IFLR1000, and is recognised by Chambers UK as a “Leader in the Field” and by Legal 500 UK as “highly technically proficient and skilled at working around the issues that matter to the client.”

• Mergers & Acquisitions

• Capital Markets

• Corporate Governance

• State Controlled Companies/Sovereign Wealth Funds

• Private Equity & Hedge Funds

• Mining & Metals

• Oil & Gas

• Sports

• Media & Entertainment

• Financial Institutions

• Petrochemicals

University of Cambridge, M.A. (Hons), 1983