Salma Maqsood

Salma is a Partner and Head of our Commercial Property department. She acts on behalf of developers, dealing with all aspects of commercial property transactions including site acquisitions and set ups, disposal/purchase of freehold and leasehold properties and landlord and tenant matters.

Following admittance as a solicitor in 2008, Salma worked in a West London highstreet practice, dealing with both contentious and non-contentious property matters before joining Barcan+Kirby in 2018. She was promoted from Senior Associate to Partner in April 2021.

Salma is a founder of BAME Lawyers Bristol, and also a Social Mobility Ambassador at The Law Society.


Salma is a member of:


  • Legal Practice Course from the University of Law
  • Law (LL.B.) from the University of the West of England
  • “We instructed Salma to act for us on a conveyancing matter. We had used Barcan+Kirby many years ago, but this is the first time that we came across Salma and we found her to be courteous, helpful and very efficient. She was excellent at clarifying details."
    AnonCommercial Property Client