On 24th April John Burn, a consultant to Silks Solicitors Ltd and former Senior Partner of Silks Solicitors, attended the AGM of the Birmingham Law Society to receive an award to mark the 50th anniversary of his qualification as a solicitor. The award was made by Andrew Beedham , the outgoing President, on behalf of the Society.
 
John Burn is well known in many courts in the Midlands , having represented thousands of clients during his long and illustrious career. He currently attends the Family courts representing parents and children in care proceedings.
 
John has also appeared in almost every Employment Tribunal in the country, representing company clients and individual employees.
 
His contribution to the profession, our firm and all his clients has been , and continues to be, immense. His unflappable manner, his technical skills and his empathetic approach to his clients are admired by all those who see him ‘in action’.