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Celebrating our heritage with St Edmunds Day 2018

Celebrating St Edmunds day

Today (20 November 2018) is a day of celebration for our town, as we remember the life of Edmund the Martyr, otherwise know as St Edmund (841 -869). We are proudly supporting this initiative which shines a light on the heritage of Bury St Edmunds
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Recruiting: Private Client Lawyer

We're recruiting a private client lawyer

We are recruiting for a Private Client Lawyer. If you think you are the perfect person to join our team, then why not get in touch with us?
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Our sustainable travel initiative sees us reaching for Gold!

Gold award winners for sustainable travel initiative

Last week, we were delighted to receive a Gold Award from Local Links Bury St Edmunds in recognition of our efforts to promote sustainable travel amongst our staff.
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Civil Partnerships to be extended to mixed-sex couples

Civil partnerships have been extended to heterosexual couples

Prime Minister Theresa May has revealed that all couples in England and Wales will soon be able to choose between a civil partnership or a marriage. But what does this mean? What is the difference between a civil partnership and a marriage? We take a look….
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Making Bury St Edmunds the most dog friendly town in the UK

Helping Bury St Edmunds to become a dog friendly town

At Burnett Barker, we love getting involved in local community initiatives, and as dog lovers, there was no doubt that we would sign up to support Dog Friendly BSE.

This is a project which aims to turn Bury St Edmunds into the most dog-friendly town in the UK!

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Why National Work Life week is so important

The importance of national work life week

This week (01-05 October 2018) is officially National Work Life Week. The week is designed to remind businesses of the importance of implementing a positive work life balance for all staff.

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Taking that extra step to support our clients

Taking the extra step to support our clients

We are incredibly passionate about the work that we do. We thoroughly love our work and strive to give our clients a first-class experience regardless of what service they need help with. That’s why it’s so nice to receive positive feedback from clients who have appreciated our efforts.
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Proud supporters of the ‘Voices in the Middle’ campaign

Daryl Griffiths, CEO, Burnett Barker Solicitors

We are proud to announce that we are partnering a national campaign which is raising awareness of the importance of listening to the views of children and young people during family divorce or separations.
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We’re backing plans to overhaul divorce law

anne Matthews - Family Law Partner

We are backing plans by the government to overhaul the current divorce laws in favour of a ‘no-fault’ divorce option.
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Using your legacy to support others – leaving charitable donations in your Will

Leaving a charitable donation in your Will

Remembering to leave a charitable donation in your Will is a wonderful legacy. As part of “Remember a Charity awareness week”, we’re sharing our advice for how you can show your charitable support via your Will.
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