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WFW enjoys further growth in the financial year 2012/2013

5 July 2013

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Watson, Farley & Williams (“WFW”), a leading international law firm, has announced the results for the financial year ending 30 April. In Germany, the revenue for 2012/2013 was €18.5 million (£15.6 million) up 4.3% on the previous year 2011/2012 and correlating to a revenue per fee earner in the financial year average of approximately €330,000 (£280,000). Firm-wide the revenue has increased to €121m (£102.1m).

By the end of the financial year, the number of fee earners in Germany also increased to 65.

Lothar Wegener Partner and Head of the German offices of Watson, Farley & Williams commented: “We are very delighted that we can again report good growth. Following the considerable 25% increase in turnover in the past two years, we have used this platform to build our personnel strength substantially over the past year. The expansion of our service offerings in the area of regulatory law and the opening of a third office in Frankfurt, Germany, are significant components for the continuation of our growth in Germany.”