Sheza Tariq

Sheza Tariq


Sheza focuses on DFI and export credit agency financings of global energy and infrastructure projects.
She joined the firm’s London office in 2019, after having practiced at the firm’s New York office from 2018-2019.


Representative matters

IFC, EBRD, DEG, Proparco and AIIB on on the construction, supply of equipment, financing, operation and maintenance of the second container terminal at the Damietta Port in Egypt.

The ECAs (including UKEF, Bpifrance, CESCE and SACE) and commercial lenders on a petrochemical project in Belgium.

Gemcorp on the development of the Cabinda refinery in Angola.

UKEF and the lenders on a secured export development guarantee financing and certain UKEF-covered and uncovered LC facilities to a company manufacturing cables for the offshore wind and interconnector markets.



Admitted: New York Bar, 2019


Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA L.L.M., 2018

Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Lahore, Pakistan B.A.–L.L.B., Honors with Distinction, June 2017, Law and Economics

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.