Andrew Trahair

Partner, Global Head of Merger Integration

Andrew is Global Head of Merger Integration and leads our integration team for the merger of Allen & Overy and Shearman & Sterling.

Andrew was Co-head of our Global Banking practice from 2008 to 2016 and more recently led Advanced Delivery & Solutions, our legal innovation grouping. He also served as managing partner of our Singapore office, before returning to our London office in 2004.

Andrew's broad banking and finance practice covers corporate lending, acquisition finance, project finance, workouts, restructurings and distressed debt transactions. He advises financial institutions and corporations on complex transactions worldwide.



Admitted as solicitor, New South Wales, Australia, 1987

Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 1991


BCom LLB, The University of New South Wales, 1986


A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.