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WFW number one for renewables in Infradeals’ Global 1H 2016 Project Finance and Advisory Rankings

22 July 2016

International law firm Watson Farley & Williams (“WFW”) has been ranked the number one legal adviser by deal volume in the renewables sector worldwide in Infradeals’ well-regarded 1H 2016 Project Finance and Advisory Rankings.

Specifically, WFW was ranked:

  • 1st by deal number for renewables worldwide with 27 deals, up from 7th last year;
  • 4th by deal number with 28 deals in EMEA, up from 8th last year;
  • 7th by deal number with 28 deals globally, up from 19th last year; and
  • 9th by deal number for the UK with 7 deals, up from 10th last year.

This follows on from topping both Infradeals and Inspiratia’s Q1 2016 global legal adviser rankings for renewables, in which WFW also came first worldwide overall.

London partner and Global Head of the Energy & Infrastructure sector Evan Stergoulis commented: “This is another fantastic result for WFW’s energy and infrastructure practice, reinforcing yet again the firm’s status as the number one law firm for renewable energy worldwide”.