Watson Farley & Williams (“WFW”) is delighted to announce that its transport expertise in Italy has been recognised by premier Italian business newspaper, Milano Finanza (“MF”) in its annual awards ceremony. The firm was awarded ‘Law Firm of the Year 2021’ in the Transport sector while Partner Furio Samela was also named ‘Lawyer of the Year 2021 – Transport’.
The awards were announced virtually by the newspaper on Thursday 4 February.
Owned by Class Editori, Milano Finanza is a leading business and finance newspaper in Italy with over one million online readers. These awards follow WFW Italy’s appearance in MF/Class Editori’s collaborative guide of the Italian legal sector, in which the firm is recognised among the country’s best law firms in Italy for 11 categories, and an ‘Elite’ firm in Transport.
The firm is also pleased to announce that it has attained new top-tier rankings in the prestigious Top Legal 2021 classifications. The firm is ranked in Tier 1 for Transport and Maritime, and also for Finance and Restructuring. Not only this, but both Furio and Partner Michele Autuori are also ranked in Tier 1 for both tables. You can see all the rankings in Top Legal’s February edition here.