Business Legal Services
We live in hard times but the demands on businesses and their finances are as tough and varied as they have ever been. That’s why our legal advice is invaluable.
Call 01284 701131 to book an appointment
From tax collection to health and safety issues, working directives and pension rights to employment law, the list of rules and regulations is extensive.
However, here at Burnett Barker Solicitors, our expert business lawyers can help you meet your legal commitments as an employer or contractor.
From large regional businesses and partnerships to freelance contractors and start-ups, we have the expertise to guide you through the red tape and let you concentrate on what you do best – running your business.
There are few legal areas we have not been asked to deal with in all the years we have been in business. So please get in touch, and we will put our legal and commercial know-how to good use.
Through day-to-day contact with local businesses and our membership of various organisations, we keep in touch with business owners and managers and the daily demands they face. So when you speak with us, we will already be familiar with the business environment you are operating in.
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“With over 25 years’ experience in business before becoming a lawyer, I have personal knowledge of the issues faced by businesses day-in and day-out, so I can offer realistic advice to clients to help them decide how to cost-effectively resolve their issues, with personal knowledge of the implications”View Profile
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Once again, we’re delighted to say that Burnett Barker Solicitors will be participating in The Cambridge Legal Walk organised by The Access to Justice Foundation. Our fundraising team will walk 10k on Thursday 15th June 2023, setting off from Cambridge Backs along Queen’s Road at 5.30 pm and returning around 7.30 pm at Anglia Ruskin […]
Deciding whether you need a probate solicitor largely depends on your individual circumstances. For example, if the deceased person had a small amount of money and owned little else, the process is much simpler, and you may be able to administer the estate yourself. If, however, the deceased person owned a property in their sole […]
Joanne Matthews, Burnett Barker Solicitors’ Head of Family Law, has been reaccredited by Resolution, the national organisation of family lawyers committed to taking a non-confrontational approach to divorce, separation and other family matters. If you are unfamiliar with Resolution, please let us explain what it is and why Joanne’s continued accreditation means so much. Resolution […]
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We thought we’d take the opportunity to catch up with one of our Trainee Solicitors, Frankie Priestley, who stepped into her new role on 3rd January 2023. We explore her motivations for becoming a solicitor, her typical day, how she balances her studies, and what she enjoys the most about her new role. What prompted […]
Once again, we’ll join our friends at Our Bury St Edmunds in celebrating everything our local business community has to offer during Independents Week (4 – 10 July 2022).