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Fun Facts

2016

"We have a free drinks trolley every last Friday of the month."
First year trainee, London
"The firm has amazing cookies that are baked on the premises."
First year trainee, London
"The firm helped in the negotiation of the release of hostages in the Iranian hostage crisis."
First year trainee, London

2015

"Shearman & Sterling assisted in the Iranian hostage crisis."
First year trainee, London
"The cookies really are very nice (although I think that is a well-known fact now)."
First year trainee, London
"One of the partners in the London office is also a DJ."
Second year trainee, London
"Yale University was almost renamed ‘Sterling University’ following a bequest made by John W. Sterling (one of the founding partners of Shearman & Sterling)."
Second year trainee, London

2014

"Known as 'German & Sterling' in the aftermath of WWII for its work in restructuring German companies."
Second year trainee, London
"Trainees never pay for their drinks on firm nights out - subsidised trainee-only socials; and if others around, most senior pays."
Second year trainee, London
"Shearman & Sterling played a pivotal role in the Iran Hostage Crisis."
Second year trainee, London
"We have the best cookies in the City, as rated by RollOnFriday."
Second year trainee, London

2013

"We are consistently close to the top of the Roll On Friday Firm of the Year Awards (UK and US firms) and have come second twice in recent years."
First year trainee, London
"Used to be known (unofficially) as 'German & Sterling' due to its involvement in helping post-war Germany to recover."
First year trainee, London
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