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Secretary Vacancy

Contract/Interim - Full time Leeds, West Yorkshire Barton Legal is a boutique law firm specialising in all aspects of construction, engineering, and commercial property. Although based in Leeds, we have clients all over the UK, Italy, Switzerland,...

IBA Conference - Zurich

Bill is currently in Zurich attending the IBA Annual Litigation Forum Conference being held between 3-5 May 2017 at the Marroitt, Zurich, Switzerland. Topics include: -  ROSS, Your Artificially Intelligent Lawyer – What’s next? The use...

Going Bald for Cancer

  Bill has gone bald for Breast Cancer Haven      Bill's sister has breast cancer and Bill wanted to show his support for her and to raise not only awareness but money for the Leeds Breast Cancer Haven. So...

MBL Seminars with Bill Barton

Bill Barton will be giving a series of seminars and webinars giving a detailed insight into some of the construction documents he has extensive experience in drafting.    A brief summary of the seminars and webinars are listed below.  For...

Yorkshire Legal Awards 2016

We are delighted to have been awarded Niche Law Firm at the Yorkshire Legal Awards 2016.   We would like to thank all our brilliant clients and the fantastic support from consultants, counsel and other companies that we work with, without whom we would...

CYCLE TO MIPIM 10-15 March 2016

At very short notice Trish has been invited to cycle 1451 km in six days from London to Cannes. But ever up for a challenge she is going for it. So on 10 March Trish is cycling to MIPIM again! This time it’s a new route with a small but selected...

Commercial Property Lawyer Vacancy

Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire Vacancy Type:  Solicitors, Private Practice Contract: Permanent Hours: Full Time or Part Time considered Practice Areas: Commercial Property PQE:  2-3 Years Experience Level: Mid-Level Salary: ...

PIONEER CLADDING LTD v JOHN GRAHAM CONSTRUCTION LTD (2015)

“Bill Barton successful in persuading Court as to form costs order where enforcement stayed and party goes into liquidation before costs order is made and the relevance of s.130(2) of the Insolvency Act 1986” QBD (TCC) (Coulson J)...

CYCLE TO MIPIM Charity Challenge 5 - 10 March 2015

On 5th March 2015, Trish Barton from Barton Legal, embarked on a 1,500km cycle ride from London to Cannes to raise vital funds for the UK's first ever dedicated children's charity, Coram, as part of the Broadgate Estates CYCLE TO MIPIM 2015. Trish...