Whilst we do all that is possible in terms of maintaining the web pages the content of the website contains general information only.

Nothing in these pages constitutes legal advice. You should consult a suitably qualified lawyer from the firm on any specific legal problem or matter.

Barr Ellison LLP does not endorse or approve the content of any third party site, nor will Barr Ellison LLP have any liability in connection with any of them (including, but not limited to, a liability arising out of any allegation that the content of any third party site infringes any law or the rights of any persons).

Privacy policy

Generally you can visit www.barrellison.co.uk on the web without telling us who you are or revealing any information about yourself. There are times, however, when we may need information from you such as your name (company or personal) mailing address and e-mail address.

What we do with the information we gather and what it is used for

We use personal data where it is necessary in order to:

  • Enter into a contract and deliver services for you;
  • Comply with a legal duty;
  • Protect your vital interests or the vital interests of those around you;
  • For our own lawful interests or those of other organisations, provided your rights don’t override these.

We will only use personal data about you for the purpose(s) it was collected for, closely related purposes, and for marketing (see below). We will inform you or seek your consent if we need to use it for other purposes.

For marketing purposes, we may need to correspond with you to offer information on our services, send newsletters or keep you informed about events and seminars. An information request form will give you the opportunity to opt into receiving further information and if you tell us that you do not wish to have this information used as a basis for further contact with you, we will respect your wishes. We do keep track of the domains from which people visit us. We analyse this data for trends and statistics, and then the information will be discarded.

Controlling your personal information – who we share your details with

We will not distribute, sell or lease personal information to third parties unless we have your explicit permission or are required by law to do so.

Name and contact details of the Data Controller:

Robert Curry, Managing Partner
T: 01223 417200
E: r.curry@barrellison.co.uk


We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place highly encrypted electronic systems and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect.

Professional status

Barr Ellison LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales under registered number OC319423. Its registered office is at 39 Parkside Cambridge CB1 1PN. As a solicitors’ practice in England and Wales we are authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority under reference number 443834. We are subject to rules and principles of professional conduct, details of which can be found on the Solicitors Regulation Authority’s website at www.sra.org.uk/code-of-conduct.page.

Whilst we pride ourselves on the quality service we provide, and we are committed to prompt investigation of any concerns over our service you may have, we are also regulated by the Legal Ombudsman. Contact details for the Legal Ombudsman are: tel 0300 555 0333; website:www.legalombudsman.org.uk and postal address: PO Box 6806, Wolverhampton, WV1 9WJ.

Our VAT number is 135 6222 32.

Our Professional Indemnity Insurer for our compulsory Solicitors Regulation Authority policy, which provides worldwide cover, is Great Lakes Insurance SE (UK branch office), Plantation Place, 30 Fenchurch Street, London EC3M 3AJ.

Third party sites

We acknowledge that the website contains links to other sites. Barr Ellison LLP is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.