Leigh Garbutt

Business, Corporate Finance

Title: Solicitor

Tel: 0191 226 3643

Email Leigh Garbutt

Leigh is a Solicitor in our Corporate and Commercial department at Sintons.


  • Leigh studied law at Northumbria University, completing the 4 year MLaw degree
  • He also acted as a student advisor within the Northumbria student law office
  • Following the completion of his degree, Leigh worked as a paralegal for 18 months
  • Leigh has also worked in several different sectors where he gained invaluable experience. These include the pharmaceutical sector supporting NHS Trusts and Clinical Commissioning Groups and as a risk and compliance manager at an exam board within the education sector.

Outside of work, Leigh enjoys sports, music and travelling. He follows Newcastle United and enjoys playing football, as well as running.

Key Practice Areas

  • Corporate