3 November 2016
International law firm Watson Farley & Williams (“WFW”) has come joint first by deal count with Allen & Overy in Inspiratia’s Global Q3 2016 Infrastructure and Renewables Legal Adviser Rankings.
The firm came third by transaction volume behind Allen & Overy and Linklaters, having advised on circa US$4.4bn of closed deals within the sector. WFW also dominates in North America by advised deal count.
London Partner and Global Head of the Energy & Infrastructure sector Evan Stergoulis comments: “This is a fantastic accolade for WFW’s Energy & Infrastructure Group and clear recognition of the firm’s standing as the go-to law firm for renewable energy in Europe and beyond. Our market-leading position stems from the firm’s industry-focused approach, which ensures we have the strength and depth to advise on all aspects of transactions in the energy and infrastructure sectors and ensures that we can support our clients throughout the entire business lifecycle of their projects”.