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Meet the Team


Anna Burnside

Senior Partner

Tel: 01865 950972

Anna has practised as a private client Solicitor for more than 25 years. Anna has been recognised in the 2022 eprivateclient 50 Most Influential - the definitive rankings of the key players in the UK and global offshore private client practitioner sector.
Prior to establishing The Burnside Partnership, Anna's career was spent at top-ranked law firms in London, Oxford and Newbury, during which time she built a reputation for combining technically excellent legal advice with exceptional client care. Anna believes that at The Burnside Partnership superb client service should be at the core of everything we do. 
Anna works in both London and from our office in Combe.
Anna was a divisional editor of Butterworth's Wills, Probate and Administration Service for many years and Deputy Coroner for Berkshire. She is a full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), the Private Client Section of The Law Society, and Solicitors for the Elderly.

Anna is highly experienced in this space

Leading Individual, Legal 500, 2024

Anna possesses cutting edge technical skills and knowledge to provide dynamic and evolving advice. She is exemplary in taking the time to understand client needs. I cannot speak highly enough of her

Chambers High Net Worth, 2023

Anna Burnside is by some way the most trusted private client lawyer I know. I have referred many clients to her and all are uniform in their praise for Anna’s dedication, expertise and, very importantly, her humanity and sensitivity

Legal 500, 2022

Her advice is excellent and she always delivers it in an easily understood manner, regardless of the high complexities often involved.
Anna has a great commercial outlook and delivers fantastic outcomes for clients in a professional and proactive manner

Chambers, High Net Worth, 2022

Anna and Della Burnside are the very successful driving force behind the business

Legal 500, 2021

Anna Burnside - honest and practical advice, high technical ability and an ability to connect on a different level with each client

Legal 500, 2021

She has always delivered an exemplary service and is able to deliver complex solutions in a clear and concise manner

Chambers, High Net Worth, 2021

She is very astute. She is very commercial

Chambers, High Net Worth, 2021

…the ability to explain the most complex concepts in simply, comprehensible language; she is a creative thinker and gets things done

Chambers, High Net Worth, 2018

Most recent accolades for Anna's work

R&D Leader in Tech photo

Recognised for Expertise, Chambers, 2021

R&D Leader in Tech photo

Recommended Lawyer, The Legal 500, 2024

Best Service Provider

Recognised for Expertise, Chambers, 2020

Best Service Provider

eprivateclient 50 Most Influential, 2022

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