Ben Burt


Solicitor

Experience

Ben is a Solicitor in the Construction Team in our Cambridge office. 

Ben originally joined Birketts as a Trainee Solicitor in 2015, undertaking seats in Employment and Corporate. He qualified as a Solicitor in March 2017.

In his final seat in Construction, Ben undertook both contentious and non-contentious construction work. He prepared warranties and appointments, reviewed letters of intent and JCT contracts and has assisted on a number of adjudications. 

After studying Law at the University of Newcastle, Ben went on to complete the Legal Practice Course at BPP Leeds (graduating with a Distinction). Ben completed electives in advanced commercial property, intellectual property and private acquisitions. Prior to starting at Birketts Ben worked as a Paralegal in Leeds.

Other Information

A keen sportsman, Ben was the University of Newcastle’s first team football captain and has previously played in the academy set up at Sheffield United FC. Ben also volunteers at the Ipswich Law Advice Centre.