Li Chen returns to Shearman from Akin Gump
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld M&A partner Li Chen has been hired by Shearman & Sterling. Chen previously spent eight years as a Shearman associate before joining Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy in 2011. She was hired by Akin Gump as a corporate partner in 2013.
Chen will join Shearman’s Beijing office. She focuses on Chinese outbound transactions, as well as public and private acquisitions and dispositions related to Chinese entities.