Shantanu Dey

Senior Associate

Shantanu advises issuers and underwriters on a wide range of debt capital markets transactions, including MTN, statutory cover bond and commercial paper programmes, private placements, standalone issuances, green and sustainability-linked bonds, hybrid securities, regulatory capital and liability management.
He is a dual qualified lawyer, qualified as a Solicitor of England and Wales as well as an Advocate in India. He has advised on transactions involving several types of issuers (corporates, financial institutions, sovereigns and supra-nationals) spanning across various jurisdictions including the Nordics, central Europe and emerging markets.


Pro bono

Involved in advising clients at the Toynbee Hall Free Legal Advice Centre in London

Published Work

  • Shantanu Dey (2016), “Insider Trading Regime in India – Learning Lessons from the UK and US Regulatory Experience”, Kluwer Business Law Review, Volume 37, Issue I, pp. 19-28
  • Shantanu Dey (2016), “Brokers and Investment Advisers – Addressing the Question of Fiduciary Standard in a Comparative Context”, NUJS Law Review, Volume 9, Issue 3-4, pp. 291-320



Admitted as a Solicitor (England and Wales), 2019

Admitted as an Advocate (India), 2018


B.A., LL.B. (Hons.), NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad, India, 2017


English, Bengali, Hindi
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.