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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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Autumn Statement Reaction » 04 Dec 14


Tax expert and Watson Burton retained counsel, Richard Sowler, comments on the Autumn Statement

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Housebuilding report launched: 'Solving the Housing Conundrum' » 02 Dec 14


A major report by Watson Burton and NECC - available to download now

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Top real estate lawyer joins watson burton » 01 Dec 14

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Libbie Henderson has become a partner at the firm after moving from Bond Dickinson

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Mark Egner and Sarah Lennox join the team » 26 Nov 14

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Two new appointments at Watson Burton

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event: Fraud and Dishonesty in Insurance Claims » 05 Feb 15

Crown Office Chambers

A CPD-certified seminar focusing on the themes of various different types of fraud and the effect on insurance claims, including issues that may affect all insurance policies.

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legal alert: Autumn Statement 2014: Tax Provisions » 04 Dec 14

Tax expert and retained counsel for Watson Burton, Richard Sowler, gives an overview of tax provisions in the Autumn Statement 2014.

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legal alert: 'Solving the Housing Conundrum' » 02 Dec 14

Watson Burton and the North East Chamber of Commerce (NECC) have jointly produced “Solving the Housing Conundrum”, which outlines action to stimulate housing development, overcome barriers and makes the case for how housebuilding will support business growth and economic development.

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