Along with the increasing importance of compliance for all industry and service sectors, it has become more critical that investments can unfold within a secured regulatory framework. Watson Farley & Williams’ expert lawyers are dedicated to ensuring adherence to regulatory, public law and competition requirements.

Working to establish preventative strategies, ensuring continuous exchange with authorities and regulators and providing bespoke training, the firm’s trusted lawyers proactively advise clients on their regulatory responsibilities – including how to best minimise the potential for legal dispute.

Watson Farley & Williams negotiates all types of public law contracts, in particular in all stages of Public Private Partnerships, compiles extensive reports and legal opinions and advise on legal due diligence in any given type of transaction. We specialise on all aspects of project development including consenting and planning. Last but not least, the firm offers legal policy advice.

WFW advises on all aspects of competition law such as merger control, the structuring of joint ventures, co-operations and distribution schemes, investigations and compliance.