Best Lawyers in America, Ones to Watch 2022 badge, Shu WeiShu represents public and private companies, real estate investment trusts and financial institutions in corporate finance, joint ventures and equity and debt financings. She also represents companies in securities law compliance, disclosure and periodic reporting.

While attending Cornell Law School, Shu was an editor for the Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy and served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Thomas E. Carlson of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of California.

Representative Client Work

  • Represented a public REIT in a $1.4 billion acquisition
  • Represented a public REIT in the senior housing industry in a $1.2 billion joint venture with a sovereign institutional investor
  • Represented an office REIT on an Asian stock exchange and an IPO on the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Massachusetts
  • New York


  • J.D., Cornell Law School
  • B.A., Middlebury College, magna cum laude

Community Engagement

  • American Bar Association
  • Boston Bar Association 


  • French
  • Mandarin

Awards & Honors

  • "Ones to Watch," Best Lawyers in America®, Corporate Law (2022)
  • Women's Leadership Program, Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce, 2018
  • "Rising Star," Massachusetts Super Lawyers (2018-2021)


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