Piers Galton-Becque Piers joined Barrett & Co in August 2018 as the Commercial department’s Legal Support Assistant before becoming a trainee solicitor in December 2018. He studied Law at Reading University graduating in 2017 before completing the LPC along with a Master’s in Law & Business, where he obtained a Commendation. Piers has worked for…

Nick Buckle has been given the chance to run for the London Legal Support Trust at the Big Half Marathon on 10 March 2019. The half marathon, also know as the Vitality Half, is held in London and is in its second year. It was heavily publicised at its conception and as such, it has…

To get into the Christmas spirit in the final week before Christmas we held our own bake off. The rules were simple, to bake something with a Christmassy theme. This year we had eight entrants including 2017’s winner, our Senior Partner, Hilary Buckle. Throughout the week there was an array of delicious bakes, including coconut…

2018 has been a successful year for Barrett & Co and a year of great change with office moves, new starters, Trainee Solicitors qualifying and numerous new clients coming through our doors. We have been extremely grateful to all of our clients that have shared their views about us on social media and websites providing…

Barrett & Co are delighted to announce that they have promoted senior solicitor Jane Whitfield to become the firm’s Head of Trusts and Charities. Jane has extensive charity law experience and was one of the co-authors of the 3rd Edition of “Charities as Beneficiaries”, published by the Private Client Section of the Law Society and…

In our October newsletter we mentioned that Google Reviews are an invaluable way of not only meeting new clients, but also ensuring that our current clients feel satisfied that the work we have done, or continue to do, is of a great standard. We therefore asked our readers if they could spare a moment and…

Miriam Carr has recently joined Barrett and Co as a solicitor in the commercial property team. After studying law in London, Miriam was initially involved in road traffic accident litigation for a large national firm before moving into commercial property work. Miriam trained with a firm in Newbury which gave her experience of a wide…

To many businesses, reviews and existing client or customer feedback is an invaluable way to help grow the business, meet new clients and, of course, learn how to improve their service To many businesses, reviews and existing client or customer feedback is an invaluable way to help grow the business, meet new clients and, of…

For the fifth year running, 11 of us from Barrett & Co took part in the Reading Legal Walk. This took place “after work” hours on 24 September 2018. The walk consisted of a 10km route around Reading with the aid of raising money for local advice centres in and around the Reading and Thames…

September has seen a change of trainees across the departments of the Firm and includes an addition of a potentially familiar face for some readers! Charlotte Corcoran, having previously worked within the administration and accounts team, has returned to the Firm after taking a year out to complete the LPC – the post-graduate course required…

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