Olivia Brown has joined the team after successfully completing a two-year graduate training programme with Watson Burton and qualifying as a solicitor.
The highly skilled team of specialist lawyers offer a wide range of services including advising on corporate and banking support, residential and commercial development investment work and landlord and tenant matters.
Naren Deen, partner and head of Real Estate at Watson Burton, said: “It’s fantastic to welcome Olivia to the team as a qualified solicitor.
“We were impressed with the attention to detail, enthusiasm and sensible, commercial approach to client matters which Olivia has demonstrated over the last two years at the firm.
Olivia is a key addition to the team as we grow to meet the needs of our client base, I look forward to supporting her career ambitions.”
Commenting on her appointment, Olivia Brown, solicitor at Watson Burton, said: “I’m delighted to have been offered this position at Watson Burton following the graduate training programme. The support I received from Naren and the team was fantastic and led me to realise that Real Estate was the practice area I wanted to specialise in.
“It is a fantastic environment in which to learn and work and I’m excited by the opportunity to be contributing to the high level work the team delivers for our clients both in the North East of England and throughout the country.”
Watson Burton, which also has offices in Leeds and London, delivers commercial legal services nationwide. Its core practice areas are Corporate, Employment, Real Estate, Construction and Dispute Resolution.