Shearman Gambles on Wall Street Rarity: Nonequity Partners Susan Beck, The Am Law Daily October 14, 2016 | 1 Comments share share on linkedin Facebook share on twitter share on google+ Share With Email Send Thank you for sharing! Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided. reprints Shearman & Sterling's move to expand its nonequity tier will likely increase the firm's profitability, at the least in the short term. But it also carries risks. This premium content is reserved for American Lawyer subscribers. Continue reading by getting started with a subscription. Subscribe Now for Unlimited Access Already a subscriber? Log in now VIEW COMMENTS ( 1 ) ADD COMMENT What's being said Sign In Terms & Conditions Ed Oct 18, 2016 When you allow two partners in the same group to be married (after dating for a decade including which time the in-competent associated was promoted to partner) and then allow such associate-to-partner to impose a reign of terror on her colleagues, you can‘t but foresee something like this happening. Time to stop this nonsense and promote based on merit. Results follow actions. Still time to save the ship. Comments are not moderated. To report offensive comments, click here. Preparing comment abuse report for Article #1202770008488 Send Thank you! This article's comments will be reviewed.