Tag: Watson Farley & Williams

Revealed: The best law firms for peer support and partner approachability 2023

Exclusive research identifies the friendliest outfits

Nov 29 2022 10:51am

Top firms pledge to treat training contracts and apprenticeships as equals

Clifford Chance, Linklaters, Freshfields and NRF among big legal players promising not to disadvantage candidates qualifying through alternative routes

Oct 13 2022 8:43am

Top City law firms back pro-bono initiative for non-legal staff

Fifth Day encourages business professionals working in the legal sector to donate their time and skills

Oct 4 2022 10:40am

WFW partner named as British man killed by landslide alongside youngest son

Firm says it will remember and honour 'dear friend and colleague' Mehraab Nazir, 49, who had been hiking in Australia

Apr 6 2022 11:01am

Pinsent Masons keeps 63 of 72 autumn qualifying trainees

Womble Bond Dickinson and Watson Farley & Williams also record solid autumn results

Aug 4 2021 11:59am

UK law firms continue to post 2021 financials

Results in for Macfarlanes, Ince & Co, WFW and TLT

Jul 29 2021 9:07am

WFW pauses recruitment for direct TC applicants as it announces 94% autumn retention

Exclusive: Watson Farley & Williams to review process and will resume once able to run assessment centres effectively

Jul 27 2020 11:28am

COVID-19: City law furloughs and pay freezes continue

Outfits take financial measures to protect jobs amid pandemic

Apr 14 2020 3:38pm

Autumn retention season: The good, the bad and the ugly

Legal Cheek reflects on the latest NQ results

Sep 8 2017 9:36am

Anger as City law’s only Michelin-starred chef ‘forced out’ of Watson Farley & Williams

The famous Philippe Roth exits after 14 years at firm

Aug 25 2017 9:12am

Watson Farley & Williams keeps all 15 autumn NQs

International outfit posts perfect 100% retention score

Jul 26 2017 10:49am

Battle of the law firm Xmas trees: Legal Cheek’s official round-up

'Tis the season to hit billing targets be jolly

Dec 16 2016 10:26am

Revealed: which law firms have the best canteens

Who will come out on top in the ultimate food face-off?

Nov 14 2016 8:01am

RPC unveils 67% autumn retention score

While Watson Farley & Williams’ stands at 93%

Sep 6 2016 11:01am

Dechert hikes newly qualified salaries by 22% to £90,000

City outfit Watson Farley & Williams also bumps junior lawyer pay to £68,000

Sep 5 2016 9:30am

Trainee recruitment bonanza: Firms up TC numbers — led by White & Case with 33% rise

Other big name to boost graduate hiring is Ashurst with 12.5% increase; five mid-tier outfits also offering more training contracts

Sep 17 2015 9:56am

US firm Sidley Austin hikes London NQ pay from £75k to £90k as English firms offer small rises

Michelle Obama's old firm soars away from City mid-tier in pay stakes

Sep 7 2015 3:00pm