Hentons Legal

Our Team

Samantha Sellars

Samantha Sellars

Director & Head of Legal

Samantha is a pragmatic corporate lawyer with experience advising companies on a wide range of corporate matters including mergers and acquisitions, disposals, shareholders' agreements, joint ventures, corporate reorganisations and general company law matters.

Samantha has advised companies at all stages of their corporate lives from start-up through growth and succession.

Having worked in both practice and in-house Samantha has commercial experience and knowledge in areas involving insolvency, commercial property and litigation


Peter Watson


Peter fulfils the role of Managing Director and Legal Counsel for the Hentons Group of companies, focussing particularly on Hentons growth strategy and advising on strategic, operational and business issues across all the Hentons offices.

A practicing Lawyer for over 30 years and twice shortlisted for Managing Partner of the Year at the Yorkshire Legal Awards, Peter has a track record of driving national growth and building enterprise value.

Taking a pragmatic approach, Peter is highly experienced in professional services management and the execution and integration of mergers and acquisitions.