Paulina Evans

Paulina Evans


Paulina advises clients across a broad variety of industries on complex and innovative M&A and private equity transactions. 

Paulina has experience acting for public and private companies, private equity firms and other investors in domestic and cross border transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, strategic investments, divestitures, joint ventures and multi-jurisdictional reorganizations. Paulina also works with venture capital funds and emerging companies on fundraising, governance and investment activities and frequently provides general advice to companies on corporate, operational and governance matters.  



Admitted to the Bar of New York

Admitted to the Bar of Ontario (Canada)


Juris Doctor, Osgoode Hall Law School, 2017

Hons. Bachelor of Arts (Double Major in English Literature & International Relations, Minor in History), University of Toronto (Trinity College), 2014

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.