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BurtonWoods join RadcliffesLeBrasseur

We are delighted to announce that BurtonWoods join the firm today, Monday 30 November 2020.

BurtonWoods’ Partners, Judith Burton and Simon Woods are joining as Consultants.

Judith joins RLB’s Property team. Judith is a very experienced and highly thought of property lawyer, acting for businesses, charities and individuals. She has a lengthy track record as a trustee and non-executive director in numerous non-governmental and not-for-profit organisations.

Judith and Simon co-founded and managed two niche law firms based in the West End and City of London including in 2000 the firm of BurtonWoods.

Simon joins RLB’s Tax and Private Client team. Simon is a very respected and experienced lawyer in residential and commercial property and probate. For many years Simon has been involved in charitable and not-for-profit organisations, both as trustee and legal advisor.

Martin Hayton joins RLB as a Legal Executive in our Residential Property team while Pam Robson joins our Tax and Private client team as a Probate Assistant.

Andrew Parsons, Senior Partner at RLB comments, “We are delighted to welcome the team from BurtonWoods to our firm. Their expertise is complementary to our well-established areas of practice in the private client and property sectors. Our teams are a great fit in terms of experience and culture and our joint client base is sure to benefit from our new expanded offering.”

Judith Burton comments, “Joining RLB is a fantastic opportunity to widen and enhance the services we can offer our clients, who can expect to receive the same high quality service delivered by the same team they have come to know at BurtonWoods.”

Simon Woods comments, “I have had a connection with RLB for many years and I am now delighted to be joining such a highly regarded Top Tier law firm with whom BurtonWoods has long shared the same core values of client focus and a bespoke service.”

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