This website uses essential cookies without which it will not work, along with other harmless cookies aimed at improving your use of our website.

Please see our Web Policy and our Privacy Policy to find out more about the cookies we use and how they can be deleted.

main header image

welcome to watson burton

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.

 

watsON...

Latest News

All News»

Watson Burton advises on Nu*Stock deal » 31 Mar 15

NuStock

Corporate team advise on the sale of Nu*Stock to Amicus Building Products Limited

read more »

TT2 appoints Watson Burton as retained legal advisors » 24 Mar 15

tt2

The corporate and commercial team will exclusively advise TT2 on all future legal matters

read more »

Budget Overview 2015 » 18 Mar 15

Tax expert and retained counsel for Watson Burton, Richard Sowler, gives a run down of the key points from the pre-election Budget.

read more »

Top construction lawyer joins Watson Burton » 02 Mar 15

Penny Tate

Penny Tate joins as Partner

read more »

knowlEDGE

All knowlEDGE»

event: Young Professionals Wine Tasting Evening » 06 May 15

Wednesday 6th May - Young Professionals Wine Tasting Evening

read more »

legal alert: Penalty v Liquidated Damages: what are these clauses? » 19 Mar 15

Where a clause in a contract is made for the predominant purpose of deterring a party from breach, it is a ‘penalty clause’. In law, such clauses are unenforceable.

read more »

legal alert: CDM 2015: Part 2 » 19 Feb 15

In May last year we reported on the proposed CDM changes, and with those changes due to be implemented in April this year, now seems to be a good time to provide a further update.

read more »

legal alert: BIM: A Shared Knowledge Resource » 09 Feb 15

BIM: A Shared Knowledge Resource

read more »

 
 

newsletter signup


Sign up to receive regular newsletters from us

 
 

your views


Will devolution of power in the UK affect the government's ability to deliver european targets for renewable energy?