2 February 2017
International law firm Watson Farley & Williams (“WFW”) is delighted to have been named “Law Firm of the Year – Renewables” for the second year in a row by leading Italian legal news provider legalcommunity at their “2017 Energy Awards” held in Milan on 30 January 2017.
legalcommunity gave WFW the award in recognition of the firm’s unrivalled knowledge of the renewable markets, as well its technical expertise and client relationship management skills.
Eugenio Tranchino, WFW Italy’s Managing Partner commented: “We’re honoured that WFW’s unique experience and expertise in the renewable energy sector, both in Italy and internationally, has been recognised once again by by legalcommunity, courtesy of extensive market and client feedback. This acknowledgement, the result of both fantastic team work from all our talented lawyers in Rome and Italy as well as the support we have received from valued clients, reinforces WFW’s position as the dominant law firm in Italian energy sector”.
WFW’s acknowledged expertise in the renewable energy sector is further demonstrated by its recent ranking as the leading law firm for renewables both globally and for Europe by deal value in Infradeals’ 2016 Project Finance & Advisory Report. The firm also came third by deal count in the Italian legal advisers table.