Roberta Cherman has joined Shearman & Sterling's São Paulo office as counsel. 

Cherman joins the firm's capital markets team from Itaú Unibanco. Prior to joining Itaú Unibanco, she worked as an associate in Shearman & Sterling's New York office from 2000 to 2008.

The firm's São Paulo office first opened in 2004. The office's lawyers advise clients on US law.