Henry Watkinson

Trainee Solicitor
Contact details

020 7814 5448

Henry is a Trainee Solicitor and is currently in the Corporate team.

Main areas of practice

Henry undertook his first seat in the Risk and Compliance team where he developed an expertise in claims and complaints handling and advising on the SRA Code of Conduct.

For his second seat, Henry was seconded to Investec to support their banking legal team. Returning to our London office, Henry undertook his third seat in the Residential Property team, advising on leasehold and freehold property transactions.

He also has experience in property and commercial litigation in London, involving complex disputes across multiple jurisdictions and has completed a secondment at Investec Bank PLC.


Clients have ranged from business leaders, high net worth individuals and corporations based in the UK and overseas.



Henry joined Blake Morgan after a successful career in employment services, working in the private sector as a head hunter and subsequently alongside the Department of Work and Pensions delivering welfare to work provision to the long term unemployed.
Contact details

020 7814 5448

Significant Experience

  • Providing in house legal support on secondment to Investec Bank plc
  • Attendance before Masters of the High Court
  • Case support on multi-million pound international commercial disputes
  • Managing property disputes in the County Courts

Insights by Henry


15 July - Henry Watkinson

In June 2019 the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government released a response to year-long enquiries into practices in the leasehold sector. In a 71 page report the Government...

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