Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) is a leading international law firm with over 500 lawyers, including almost 150 partners across our offices in Athens, Bangkok, Dubai, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Hong Kong, London, Madrid, Milan, Munich, New York, Paris, Rome and Singapore.
WFW provides services of the highest quality through a combination of technical excellence and industry knowledge in the sectors it knows best, principally, maritime, energy (conventional and renewable), natural resources, real estate and transport. The firm makes use of its specialist skills and experience to provide effective, commercially focused advice across a broad range of corporate, finance, dispute resolution and tax matters, as well as employment and regulatory issues.
Our dedicated energy sector experts utilise their extensive industry knowledge and excellent client service to become trusted advisers and business partners to our clients. In the renewables space, we advise our clients from project inception through to financings and M&A, and provide support across the life cycle of energy projects.
In 2018, respected energy and infrastructure publication Inspiratia ranked WFW the number two renewables law firm in the world by deal count, and sixth by cumulative deal value. Leading legal directory Chambers and Partners describes WFW’s Renewables team as a “distinguished energy practice with an excellent track record in headline renewables financing transactions”, and “active across a broad range of renewable energy work with an enviable reputation in offshore wind”, with “extensive expertise in the solar space and biomass projects”.