The latest news stories from Burnetts.
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A good man to have on your side
Just a year after qualifying, a young solicitor is bringing his experience of working with a North East medical charity to his new role at Burnetts.
Published Friday 24th March 2017
Free Legal Advice for Cumbria’s Flood Victims
Burnetts is to give free legal advice to Cumbrian businesses and individuals following the devastation wreaked by Storm Desmond.
Published Tuesday 8th December 2015
Sky fall to raise funds for brain injury charity
A personal injury solicitor from Burnetts is raising money for Headway by falling from of a plane at a speed of 120mph.
Published Friday 21st August 2015
New statistics reveal shocking increase in North East brain injury admissions
There were more brain injury admissions per head of population to hospitals in the North East of England than any other region in England last year, according a new report…
Published Monday 18th May 2015
National ranking for Burnetts’ education lawyers
Burnetts is one of just 22 firms in the UK to be recommended for its expertise in advising higher and further education institutions in the latest edition of Chambers and…
Published Tuesday 4th November 2014
New Leadership for Enduring Partnership
Burnetts has elected a new Management Team to lead it into the future. The 120 year old Cumbrian partnership has chosen three new faces for their Management Team including a new Managing Partner…
Published Friday 11th April 2014
“Exemplary” Burnetts tops Cumbrian rankings
A prestigious national guide to law firms has heaped praise on Cumbria firm Burnetts, describing the practice as “excellent on all fronts” and “outstandingly good all round”.
Published Thursday 26th September 2013
Burnetts’ solicitor is new Law Society President
Solicitor Nick Gutteridge, Head of Private Client Services at Burnetts in Carlisle, Penrith & West Cumbria is the new President of Carlisle and District Law Society.
Published Friday 24th May 2013
Rebecca Rennie – Family Statement
Following the inquest of Rebecca Rennie (23) in Carlisle on 29th November 2012, her family issued the following statement:
Published Thursday 29th November 2012
Recognition for Burnetts’ Top Ten
A prestigious guide to the UK legal profession has recognised fifteen of the County’s lawyers as leaders in their specialist fields. Ten of those ranked are solicitors at Burnetts in…
Published Thursday 8th November 2012
“First Class” Burnetts tops Cumbrian rankings
Burnetts is top of the County rankings in the latest issue of a prestigious legal guide.
Published Wednesday 26th September 2012
North Cumbria Breast Cancer Screening Claims Update
Medical law solicitor Lynne Hall gives a progress report on the cases of 20 women bringing clinical negligence claims, related to breast cancer screening and treatment, against North Cumbria Univeristy…
Published Monday 9th July 2012