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Ryan Douglas

Ryan studied Law at The University of Leeds and after graduating, moved back to Northumberland where he worked as a Legal Consultant for an …

Eaden Hardcastle

Eaden studied law at Newcastle University and also completed a year abroad living in Trento, Italy where her focus was European law. After graduating, …

Louise Spedding

Louise qualified as a real estate solicitor in September 2011 and supports the team with all aspects of property work predominately for commercial development …

Carla Boaks

Carla studied law at Durham University and graduated in 2018. She went on to gain paralegal experience in property disputes before completing the 

Robin Adams

With over 20 years’ experience as a commercial lawyer in the North East, Robin understands the region’s business and legal landscapes well.
He was educated …

John Devine

As a governance and charities specialist, a significant amount of John’s time is spent advising principals and governors on the exercise of conferred powers, …

Chris Hook

It’s fair to say that Chris knows a thing or two about education.  Having trained at a leading national charity and education practice, Chris …

Tom Justice

After training with the firm, Tom qualified into a role across our Commercial and Employment teams in September 2016.  Whilst Tom works on a …

Joanne Davison

A specialist in governance and legal structures, and experienced in advising on a range of charity law and company law issues, including the impact …

Richard Nixon

A specialist in real estate law, Richard spends much of his working life drafting and negotiating real estate documents, including agreements, transfers leases, licenses, …