Watson Burton – Rising 50 – 2005

Turnover: £14m

Revenue per partner: £560,000

Revenue per lawyer: £155,600

Total number of partners: 25

Total number of fee-earners: 138

Total number of fee-earners (excluding consultants, paralegals, trainees etc): 90

Total number of support staff: 119

Offices: Newcastle upon Tyne

Equity structure: Merit

Core business: Full-service commercial firm with emphasis on corporate, construction and property

Clients: Alnwick Garden Trust, Bellway, Cooperative Wholesale Society, Parsons Brinckerhoff, Premier Direct Group, University of Sunderland
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