Amy Shapiro Named a “Rising Star” by Law360

May 8, 2014

Cleary Gottlieb partner Amy Shapiro was named a “Rising Star” by Law360 for her outstanding work in the private equity space. Only seven lawyers in the nation under 40 were recognized in the private equity space.

Law360’s feature on Amy profiles her impressive work spearheading financing for complex private equity and leveraged finance transactions. The profile highlights Amy’s diligent work ethic and devotion to clients noting her approach to her clients is “defined by carefully cultivated personal relationships that foster a deep awareness of client viewpoints and visions for deal-making.” Amy’s work for TPG, Google, Warburg Pincus, Neiman Marcus and América Móvil was mentioned.

Law360 publishes the “Rising Stars” awards annually to honor lawyers under 40 for their accomplishments in their respective practice areas. A panel of Law360 editors reviewed roughly 1,000 submissions to arrive at this year’s “Rising Stars” list of lawyers.

Law360 is an online news source that covers a wide array of legal practice areas daily.