This year, our firm has again been listed as a Leading Firm for our private client work in Legal 500, 2024, with Anna Burnside, Tara McInnes, Daniel Vernede, Joanna Ensor and Alison Craggs being recommended.
This is what was said about us:
Boutique firm The Burnside Partnership comes recommended as ‘highly esteemed, with a national reputation for the quality of their work’ and handles the full-range of private client work, with particular emphasis on tax, trusts, wills and estate planning. Team leader and co-founding partner Anna Burnside is highly experienced in the space and is a full member of STEP. Alison Craggs is a key contact for trusts, probate and power of attorney work.
In terms of our contentious practice, we 'regularly advis[e] high net worth individuals with media backgrounds, The Burnside Partnership thrives in Inheritance Act and proprietary estoppel claims, in addition to will disputes. With over two decades of experience, Tara McInnes leads the team from Oxford and has been described as an ‘excellent lawyer’ who advises charities, not for profit organisations and trustees.'
‘The practice is highly esteemed, with a national reputation for the quality of their work. They provide a high-end service to rival any other private client practices.’
‘The Burnside Partnership is committed to growth, with a dedicated and dynamic management team. As a female-led firm, they are leading the way in terms of innovation, with particular focus on apprenticeships and a passion for encouraging and supporting social mobility.’
‘The team is superbly put together, showing professionalism and personality in equal measure, whether at their Oxford or Marlow offices. We have been thoroughly impressed with their level of expertise, responsiveness, understanding and attention to our clients’ needs and goals.'
‘The team prides itself on being experts in the field.’
‘The Burnside Partnership is a boutique law firm specialising in private client and associated work. The contentious probate practice fits in well with the firm’s practice, so all estate planning, administration and associated requirements are resourced from one firm.’
‘Tara McInness is fair, compassionate, and professional at all times.’