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Welcome to our press office, which provides you with regular updates on the latest developments across the firm. To find out more about Watson Burton in the news, search our current news pages and news archive using the search criteria below.

For press enquiries or additional media information, please contact, Simone Bulmer by calling 0345 901 2093 or email simone.bulmer@watsonburton.com 

 

 

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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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