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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.

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Experienced employment solicitor strengthens team at Watson Burton

25 Feb 19
CG and KM

Newcastle-headquartered commercial law firm Watson Burton has appointed solicitor Kayleigh Mountford to its growing employment law team.

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New solicitor joins Watson Burton’s Corporate team

15 Feb 19
Duncan Reid and Sophie Robertson

Newcastle-headquartered commercial law firm Watson Burton has strengthened its Corporate team with the appointment of Sophie Robertson as solicitor.

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MBO Creates New Advanced North East-Based Engineering Business

12 Feb 19

A new advanced engineering business has been established in the North East following a Management Buyout (MBO) of a UK division of a multinational organisation.

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Administrate scales up with £3.78m investment

11 Feb 19

NVM Private Equity (NVM) has invested £2.25m of growth capital into Edinburgh-based software business Administrate as part of a £3.78m investment round alongside existing investors Archangels and the Scottish Investment Bank.

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North Shields VR firm snapped up by energy training provider 3T Energy Group

30 Jan 19
Neutron VR

Neutron VR, a virtual reality software company based in North Shields has been acquired by global tech and energy training business 3T Energy Group

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Six-Figure Investment For Video Interview Platform

25 Jan 19

A new recruitment platform which allows companies to interview candidates by video has secured a £350,000 from the North East Venture Fund, with support from Watson Burton LLP, enabling the creation of eight new jobs.

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