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Kathryn Boyd

After graduating from the University of Law in Leeds, Kathryn trained at a mid-sized law firm in her native Darlington. Drawn to our down …

William Green

As a former farmer who once looked after 240 acres of Northumberland farmland, it’s safe to say William really knows his stuff when it …

Jake Thompson

Jake started his role as a Solicitor Apprentice at Muckle in September 2019 through NESA. He came straight from sixth form where he took …

Luke Busbridge

Every practitioner aspires to carve out a particular niche for themselves, and Luke has achieved precisely that.
Luke advises landowners and landed estates on a …

Elizabeth Earle

Elizabeth is a highly experienced agriculture, farms and rural estates expert. She acts for private trusts and individuals, as well as charities and institutions, …

Julie Garbutt

Julie is an expert in all aspects of personal estate planning for business clients and their families. Her advice has covered wills, family trusts, …

Alex Speirs

As one of very few North East lawyers truly qualified to advise on inheritance disputes, Alex has helped many business owners, senior executives, professionals …

Beth Thompson

Beth joined Muckle as a trainee in September 2014 and after finishing her training contract, qualified into the Real Estate Team in 2016. Beth …

Richard Nixon

Richard joined us in 2010 as a solicitor following completion of his training with a North East based commercial firm.
He is skilled in drafting …

Will McKay

Within six years of joining Muckle, Will had been promoted from a Solicitor to Partner, not least because of his considerable experience in property …