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Della Burnside

Managing Partner

Tel: 07889 615593

Della has responsibility for helping set the firm's strategic direction and heads up the management of the firm.
By background, Della has over 25 years' experience as a Solicitor. She was a Partner and litigation specialist in an international law firm before moving in-house 15 years ago, and for 10 years until the end of 2017, Della was General Counsel & Company Secretary of McDonald's Restaurants Limited. 
Over the years, she has held a number of directorships, including within the NHS and as Chair of McDonald's UK Pensions Scheme. She has founded a number of businesses and is a director of a med tech start-up operating in the field of AI and machine learning. 
Della has advised a number of charities and is an experienced trustee. She is a Trustee of Teentech Charity, supporting young people see a wider range of possibilities within science, technology and engineering. 

Most recent accolades for Della's work

R&D Leader in Tech photo

Recommended Lawyer, The Legal 500, 2022

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