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.



Latest News

All News»

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


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


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 »


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?