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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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Watson Burton ‘always go that extra mile’ » 30 Oct 18

Richard Palmer, Duncan Reid, Chrisopher Graham

Newcastle-headquartered commercial law firm, Watson Burton, continues to achieve success in all of its practice areas and a number of its leading individuals received commendations in the Legal 500 2018.

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QuantuMDx’s £8.5 million fund-raising is recognised as North East Deal of the Year » 16 Oct 18

QuantuMDx

£8.5million of funding raised earlier this year by QuantuMDx Group, a North-East based life sciences, tools and diagnostic developer, has won Deal of the Year (£2.5m to £10m) at the recent Insider North East Dealmakers Awards.

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Watson Burton promotes Legal 500 recommended lawyer to associate » 04 Oct 18

AD Promotion

Commercial law firm Watson Burton has strengthened its Professions and Insurance team with the promotion of Adam Dymock.

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Watson Burton shortlisted in prestigious North East awards » 22 Aug 18

WB corporate team

The expertise and experience of our corporate team has been recognised in the shortlist for a prestigious awards event.

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legal alert: The do’s and don’ts of the work Christmas party » 11 Dec 18

It’s that time of the year when work Christmas parties are already in full swing and people are enjoying the opportunity to loosen up and celebrate with their colleagues. The lines between work and play invariably get blurred and people are known for doing stupid things. Here are our top do’s and don’ts to help ensure you and your colleagues get through the night unscathed.

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legal alert: Is veganism a “philosophical belief” under the Equality Act? » 05 Dec 18

In the wake of the resignation of William Sitwell, the editor of Waitrose Food magazine, over disparaging comments on vegans, veganism is in the spotlight and on the rise.

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