Shearman & Sterling advised Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated and Morgan Stanley Senior Funding, Inc., as joint lead arrangers and joint bookrunners, in connection with a $900 million multi-currency refinancing for Aon plc, Aon Corporation and Aon UK Limited.

The Shearman & Sterling team included partners Joshua Thompson (New York-Finance), Caroline Leeds Ruby (London-Finance), and Larry Crouch (Palo Alto-Tax); of counsel Dan Newcomb (New York-Litigation); counsel Susan L. Hobart (New York-Finance), Simon Letherman (London-Tax), and Sharon Lippett (New York-Executive Compensation & Employee Benefits); and associates John Hutton (London-Finance), Gabriel Ng (London-Tax) and Alice Townes (Palo Alto-Tax).