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Rising star

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New York
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Michael Steinberg, a partner in the Finance Group, has practiced structured finance, corporate and bank finance law since joining Shearman & Sterling as an associate in 2002. He represents financial institutions, major corporations, investment funds and financial sponsors in various types of transactions involving leveraged acquisition financing, and also specialized finance structures, including securitisation and asset-backed finance, as well as unsecured and secured bank financings generally, with experience in asset classes such as motion pictures, pharmaceuticals and aircraft. Michael is recognised as a Rising Star in Bank Lending by IFLR 1000.

• Finance (Transportation Finance)

• Structured Finance

• Leveraged Finance

• Financial Institutions

University of British Columbia Law School, LL.B., 2001

University of British Columbia, B.A., 1998