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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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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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