Brendan Perry - Senior Partner
Brendan Perry is our Senior Partner and has nearly 50 years of experience in the Law. He qualified as a solicitor in 1970 and is therefore very experienced in all aspects of Private Client work, Wills, Estate Administration, Trusts and Conveyancing.
Brendan now has a consultative role within the Practice. He is widely respected in the wider community in Bath having been a former rugby player for both Bath and Somerset and he is a past President of the Bath Rugby Club.
"As Partner of this long established firm I firmly believe that despite the rapidly changing legal and economic environment there is an important place for a law firm such as ourselves who really understand and empathise with our clients' needs".
David Gay - Senior Partner
David Gay is head of our Conveyancing Department and has over 40 years of experience in all aspects of residential and commercial conveyancing, leasehold property, transfer of equity, re-mortgages and tenancy agreements. He qualified as a solicitor in 1977 and specialises in Property Law and Probate and is also a Member of the Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners (STEP).
Having lived in Bath for most of his life, David has extensive knowledge of the area which is a great asset when dealing with conveyancing matters; particularly to clients moving into the area. His client base is not just in Bath but all over the Country, including London.
Away from the office David maintains his interest in rugby, particularly supporting junior rugby clubs.
"Complications can arise in any conveyancing transaction, be it large or small, and it is advisable to use an experienced, regulated Solicitor who can spot the 'pitfalls' on your behalf and ensure that your purchase or sale proceeds smoothly and correctly."
Justine Alford - Partner
Justine Alford qualified as a solicitor in 1998 and has since had an extensive amount of experience in her specialised areas of work including Estate Administration, Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney and some Trust Administration. Justine began her career in London and South East working in private practices and in-house positions covering a wide range of private client work and she joined our Practice in 2014. She is also a Member of the Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and Solicitors for the Elderly (SFE).
'I am so glad I work for a firm which is entirely genuine in its focus on client care. This is reflected in the long-standing relationships that the partners have with many of their clients and the fact that new clients are soon put at ease when they walk through the door.'
Justine lives in the Bath area with her husband and two children. She is an active member of her local community and enjoys gardening and going on long walks with the dog.
08-04-2020 - Admin
On Sunday 7th March Justine Alford, Partner of Burningham & Brown, completed the 8-mile Bath Rugby Walk in order to raise money for Dorothy House hospice care. The walk started at Dorothy House, Winsley, Bradford on Avon and finished at Bath Recreation Ground, the home of Bath Rugby....
19-02-2020 - Admin
On the 1st February 2018, the Ministry of Justice launched the Office of the Public Guardian Fee Refund Scheme to allow partial refunds where the OPG registration fee for Lasting Powers of Attorney was paid between the 1st April 2013 and the 31st March 2017. The scheme was launched because it was found that the registration fee during this period did not properly reflect the costs involved....
21-11-2019 - Admin
The Forever Friends Appeal, together with members of the RUH Executive team were delighted to officially present Burningham & Brown with their 'Corporate Partner' fundraising Plaque. The Plaque is to recognise our continued support over the past 5 years and raising £10,000 towards different departments within the RUH....
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