For professional, friendly services and advice
across a wide range of legal services, come to
Burnett Barker Solicitors
Bury St Edmunds
Established in 1979, and now incorporating Partridge & Wilson, Burnett Barker Solicitors will give you sound, practical legal advice.
Family and relationship problems can be traumatic. The understanding team at Burnett Barker Solicitors can help with issues such as:
- Civil partnership breakdown
- Cohabitation disputes
- Contact with children
- Financial settlement
- Occupation orders
- Pre-nuptial agreements
- Specific issues such as education and parental responsibility
Mediation may be helpful in some cases and we can discuss this with you.
In collaborative law both parties and their solicitors hold open discussions in round-table meetings to try and achieve settlement without resorting to costly Court proceedings. Burnett Barker Solicitors offer this service if it is appropriate for you.
Buying and selling bricks and mortar should be simple – but in practice it can often be stressful. We will try to help things progress as smoothly as possible and keep you informed every step of the way. We can help you with:
- Advice on joint tenancies
- Auction sales
- Buy to let property
- Buying or selling your residence or holiday home
- Changing your mortgage provider
- Keyworker scheme purchase
- Plot sales
- Right to buy on a Council house
- Shared equity purchases
Wills and Probate
Your will can ensure that your assets pass to whoever you choose when you die, and there are no complications for your family. We can also help with administering an estate through probate. Our services include:
- Administering an estate
- Appointment of Guardians
- Court of Protection matters
- Lasting Powers of Attorney
- Lifetime giving
- Making a will
- Property Trusts for unmarried couples
- Protection of Elderly Client Assets
All businesses, from startups to established concerns have legal commitments. Our business health check will identify any areas where your business needs attention to comply with its legal obligations and to avoid unnecessary risk or exposure. You will receive a simple, clear report covering everything from leases to contracts plus an action plan going forward.
If you have suffered a personal injury, talking to the team at Burnett Barker Solicitors can help establish whether you have a claim, and how to progress it if you have.
Motoring and crime
We can help you through the criminal justice system and represent clients in police stations and the Youth, Magistrates and Crown courts. From motoring offences to assault, environmental crime to false trade descriptions, we can help.
For a wide range of legal services
from a friendly, professional team, come to
Burnett Barker Solicitors
Beryl Horrell writes this lovely review about Burnett Barker Solicitors: Obvious integrity. Highly professional, but friendly and caring about every member of the family. The whole team here working well...
Proud to tell you what Lyn P said about our services: “Clare Dawson was professional, reassuring and understanding at all times. She was a lovely person to deal with. I would recommend her, and her firm,...
On reviewing the existing Wills drawn up by another solicitor, Mr Burnett noticed several discrepancies that were inaccurate. Mr Burnett has now dealt with our affairs and for which I am grateful and thank...
The service as always was excellent – special thanks to Joanne Matthews as she was so easy to talk to! Always helpful and smiling. Thanks also to receptionists who were courteous as always.
“Received advice regarding divorce. Advice was excellent and all my questions were answered”