Marcus Watson Promoted to Partner

Leeds based commercial law firm Tyr has promoted commercial property lawyer, Marcus Watson, to partner. Marcus joined from Clarion in 2020 and has been a key part of the growth of Tyr’s commercial property team since joining.

Marcus specialises in commercial development acquisitions and disposals, property finance transactions and complex landlord and tenant matters. He acts for a range of clients including high net worth individuals, large multinational corporates, companies and funds over a variety of industry sectors.

Tyr is a leading commercial law firm which offers a full service to its clients.

Managing Partner and Head of Property, Dean Jowett, said “We are delighted that Marcus is joining the Partnership. Marcus is a great lawyer and has been a key part of the success of the commercial property team, making a fantastic contribution across the firm. His promotion is recognition of that contribution and takes the Commercial Property Team to 3 partners which is now one of the most experienced and diversified in the market. Marcus is a further example of our continued process to recruit and develop lawyers of the highest quality who are committed to our core values and providing excellent service to our clients.

Marcus Watson added “I am delighted to be joining the partnership at Tyr and I am proud of how the firm has grown over the past several years. I am grateful to everyone who has supported me in reaching this milestone. I am looking forward to continuing the success of the firm.”

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