SJ Berwin acted for Wellington Square Development Company following its successful bid for a £37.4m project to redevelop Stockton-on-Tees town centre. The firm advised on a tranche of financing, planning and lease agreements with retailers situated on the site. Property partner Tom O'Grady acted with a team of three. The Bank of Scotland, which documented the financing agreement, was advised by Kingsford Stacey Blackwell. Addleshaw Booth & Co acted for Stockton Borough Council.