Watson Farley & Williams turnover up 9 per cent

Watson Farley & Williams has increased turnover to £59m, a 9.3 per cent increase on last year’s figure of £54m.

This was a major improvement on last year’s rate of growth, when the revenue increased by just £500,000 on the previous year (The Lawyer, 21 September 2007)

However average profit per equity partner has seen a less impressive rise, up seven per cent to £424,000 from last year’s £396,000.

Managing partner Michael Greville singled out the shipping and renewables practices areas as high performing groups.