Adam Hakki is Shearman & Sterling LLP’s Global Managing Partner. He is also Global Head of the Firm’s Litigation Practice and Disputes Unit, maintaining a full-time practice focused on representing financial institutions in high-stakes litigations and government investigations, with a particular focus on securities and antitrust litigation and enforcement. Adam is currently lead counsel to major financial institutions in numerous major litigations and government investigations. He has long been ranked among the nation’s leading litigators in Chambers USA and The Legal 500, and in 2020 was named Securities Lawyer of the Year by Benchmark Litigation for the fourth time in five years. Also in 2020, Adam was recognized as a Banking “MVP” by Law360 for his client work.