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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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Watson Burton supports multi-million pound site acquisition

17 Aug 18
Watson Burton and Lok Developments

Newcastle-headquartered commercial law firm, Watson Burton has advised Lok Developments on the purchase of Eagle Star House – a deal valued at £9.5 million.

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BGF and NVM exit Wear Inns following acquisition by Aprirose Real Estate Investment Limited

08 Aug 18
Corporate team

BGF and NVM Private Equity (NVM) have exited their investments in Wear Inns, a community pub estate based in the North East. Wear Inns, which currently has a portfolio of 25 pubs across the North East and Yorkshire, has been acquired by Aprirose, a specialist UK real estate investor. The acquisition of Wear Inns will complement Aprirose’s current portfolio of 73 pubs which it acquired in 2017.

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Watson Burton LLP continues to invest in staff with hire of new solicitor

01 Aug 18
Duncan and Nick

Newcastle-headquartered commercial law firm, Watson Burton has appointed Nick Gray to its corporate team as a result of growing demand for its work in advising on venture capital and private equity investments.

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Fundraising efforts raise thousands for Make-A-Wish charity

20 Jul 18
Chris Graham and Carolyn Thornton

Staff at commercial law firm, Watson Burton, have spent the last year fund raising and hosting staff events to raise more than £4,000 for children being supported by Make-A-Wish.

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Watson Burton opens its doors to provide career insight

18 Jul 18
SMF - Career Insight Day

Newcastle-headquartered commercial law firm, Watson Burton, demonstrated its continued commitment to providing a launch pad for legal careers by hosting a Career Insight Day in partnership with the Social Mobility Foundation (SMF).

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Watson Burton reinforces presence in Education sector with appointment to National Education Framework

30 Apr 18
CG - Education

Commercial law firm Watson Burton has further extended its reach in the education sector, following its appointment as a supplier to the Crescent Purchasing Consortium (CPC).

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Watson Burton partners with The Social Mobility Foundation to offer a launchpad for legal careers

10 Apr 18
WB

Aspiring young lawyers will be supported in entering the legal profession this year, thanks to commercial law firm Watson Burton.

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