The latest news stories from Burnetts.
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Record breaking damages secured for disabled children
The medical negligence team at Burnetts has secured more than £34 million for children who suffered catastrophic brain injuries at birth. The damages payments will help to provide specialist care…
Published Wednesday 21st February 2018
Charity Partnership’s £12k Touchdown
As its charity partnership with the Great North Air Ambulance Service (GNAAS) ends a year-long flight of fundraising, Burnetts hands over more than £12,000.
Published Friday 9th February 2018
Promotions Success for Newcastle Lawyers
Following a year in which over £30 million worth of damages was secured for brain-injured children, two Newcastle lawyers at Burnetts are promoted this month.
Published Monday 29th January 2018
Maternity Mistakes - Burnetts comments
Burnetts' Head of Medical Negligence and Serious Injury comments on the BBC’s story of mistakes and deaths in maternity services.
Published Thursday 21st December 2017
‘Exceptional’ education team ranked as Cumbria’s best
Burnetts' education team has once again been commended by the Legal 500, with the specialist group cited as the “perfect partner for any school”.
Published Wednesday 15th November 2017
Ignorance definitely isn’t bliss
A new recruit to Burnetts believes that planning for the future need not be taxing.
Published Friday 10th November 2017
Burnetts’ Lawyers Are Tops
Burnetts has consolidated its position as the region’s leading law firm, outranking every other practice in the County according to the number of recommendations in the latest edition of Chambers…
Published Thursday 2nd November 2017
Record number of recommendations for Burnetts’ lawyers
A record number of Burnetts’ lawyers have today been recommended by The Legal 500’s latest guide to the legal profession.
Published Wednesday 11th October 2017
Angela Curran comments on NAO Report
Angela Curran, Head of Burnetts’ Medical Negligence and Serious Injury team, comments on the National Audit Office report “Managing the costs of clinical negligence in trusts”.
Published Friday 8th September 2017
Inter Professional Charity Golf Day - 2017 Event Pictures
Our Inter Professional Charity Golf Day, hosted in conjunction with Rachael Bell Wealth Management, raised more than £4,500 for the Great North Air Ambulance.
Published Tuesday 29th August 2017
New team in Newcastle hits the ground running
Three recent recruits to Burnetts have created a new commercial property team based in the firm’s Newcastle office.
Published Monday 21st August 2017
Golf Day On Course to be Sell-Out
More than 70 professionals from 15 different practices have signed up for a charity golf day in aid of Great North Air Ambulance and the St James’s Place Foundation.
Published Thursday 3rd August 2017