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Watson Burton is a leading law firm with a well-earned reputation for helping our clients succeed. Offering the full range of commercial law services, we have significant nationwide coverage providing first class legal advice from offices in Newcastle, Leeds and London. Key to the firm’s success is a combination of commercial and technical experience delivered with a personal touch, which forms the foundation of many long-standing client relationships.



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New solicitor joins Watson Burton’s Corporate team » 15 Feb 19

Duncan Reid and Sophie Robertson

Newcastle-headquartered commercial law firm Watson Burton has strengthened its Corporate team with the appointment of Sophie Robertson as solicitor.

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Expertise and growth: Watson Burton’s corporate team shows its strength in 2018 » 14 Jan 19


In 2018, Watson Burton’s corporate team drove the success of a swathe of major transactions. Here, we review the team’s work over 12 months – and take a look at what 2019 has in store…

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Watson Burton’s Real Estate team boosted by new solicitor » 17 Dec 18

Naren Deen and Olivia Brown

Newcastle-headquartered commercial law firm Watson Burton has strengthened its Real Estate team with the appointment of a new solicitor.

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Real Estate builds for the future at Watson Burton » 01 Nov 18

Lauren Coleman and Naren Deen

Newcastle-headquartered commercial law firm Watson Burton has appointed Lauren Coleman as solicitor to support demand for its Real Estate services.

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event: First Friday Club » 01 Mar 19

First Friday Club

Watson Burton LLP in conjunction with Constructing Excellence in the North East would like to welcome you to the First Friday Club.

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features: ‘Darkening skies’ or a healthy outlook? » 30 Jan 19

Duncan Reid, partner and head of the corporate team at Watson Burton, looks at what 2019 has in store for corporate transactional activity.

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legal alert: Brexit - Is your business ready? » 09 Jan 19

You may be sick of hearing about Brexit or worried sick about it. Either way businesses in the UK need to be prepared for any possible outcome.

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