Ward Hadaway

Ward Hadaway

A UK Top 75 firm, law firm Ward Hadaway is headquartered in Newcastle and also has offices in Leeds and Manchester, with a client base including national, regional and international firms and individuals. It employs 350 people in Newcastle and over 450 across the whole firm. Managing partner is Jamie Martin.


Tony Goodwin, chief executive officer of Antal International

Newcastle dealmakers advise on Antal International's acquisition of Smart Moves

A team from Ryecroft Glenton Corporate Finance worked on the significant recruitment industry move

Grey's Monument stands out in the Newcastle City Centre skyline

Business leaders in the North East raise pressure on next Government for devolution

Research from IPPR North suggests widespread backing for devolution for the North East as a priority after Thursday's election

John Sayers, managing director of Hodgson Sayers

23 North East businesses named among the country's most inspirational firms

Wear Inns and Greencroft Bottling make the cut of top dynamic firms for a second year running

Stephen Purvis, the chief executive officer of OnBoard Pro

Newburn based landlord software producers OnBoard Pro net £2.5m Series A investment

The young Tyneside firm have secured the sum from private sources

CBI regional director Dianne Sharp speaks at its Global Growth event in Gateshead

Gateshead Global Growth event explores export opportunities

Key speakers from CBI, UKTI and others offer advice on entering overseas markets

Polly O'Malley of Ward Hadaway

Appointments: Education and employment specialist joins Ward Hadaway

Law firm Ward Hadaway has taken on Polly O'Malley as an associate advising on a range of employment issues

Joe Phelan, left, and Jonathan Yates have joined the property department at Ward Hadaway

Appointments: Team grows as investment landscape looks up

A growing revival in the property finance sector has led to law firm Ward Hadaway expanding its specialist property business services team

Toys being sold

Hambleton Group report losses but caravan sales business provides promise

The multi-faceted Teesside group filed accounts for 2013 showing a £208,000 loss

Jamie Martin, managing partner at Ward Hadaway

Top ranked North East law firms revealed in Chambers UK 2015 guide

Five regional firms featured prominently in the annual survey of the law sector

Google's Joe Faith talks at Venturefest 14

14 businesses find funding through recent Venturefest North East event

The well attended Venturefest event on Tyneside put entrepreneurs in front of funders

Karen Verrill, head of Maggies cancer centre at the Freeman Hosptal

North East employers urged to protect the health of the workforce by backing Maggie's

The Newcastle cancer support centre has already attracted support from some of the region's biggest firms

Peter Coates

Jobs secured following DPE Automotive management buyout

DPE Automotive want to extend their reach to all automotive OEMs in the UK

Tim Rice from A T and P Rentals with overall winner award at The Journal’s Fastest 50 event held at Baltic, Gateshead

AT&P Rentals named the fastest growing company in the North East

Packed event highlights the companies doing most to add growth to the region's economy

Guests at the Journals Fastest Fifty event held at the Baltic

Fastest 50 awards: See pictures from today's Fastest 50 Awards in Newcastle

AT&P Rentals carries off the prize for the fastest growing firm in the North East at the Fastest 50 Awards in Newcastle

Fastest 50, 2014

Fastest 50, 2014: North East's fastest growing companies unveiled today!

Ward Hadaway Fastest 50 celebrates growth among companies in the North East

Fastest 50, 2014

The Fastest 50 countdown has begun: Winners will be revealed on Friday

In just two days' time, the winners of the Ward Hadaway Fastest 50 Awards for 2014 will be revealed in front of a packed audience at BALTIC in Gateshead.

An oil rig in the North Sea

Offshore consistently at forefront of Ward Hadaway Fastest 50

The Offshore sector has been highlighted as the countdown continues to the regional awards

Fastest 50, 2014

Fastest 50 businesses for 2014 revealed

The 2014 Ward Hadaway Fastest 50 contains businesses from a wide range of sectors, from construction and engineering to care homes and retail

The Maggies Centre at the Freeman Hospital, Newcastle

North East businesses called on to support ground breaking cancer centre

Businesses in the region are being urged to support a day's running costs at Maggie's North East cancer centre

Steph McGovern

Steph McGovern named as guest speaker at The Fastest 50 Awards

The Fastest 50 organised in association with The Journal have announced BBC Breakfast's Steph McGovern as guest speaker at next month's awards


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