Burns, Henry & Kirksey, P.C. (“BHK”), founded in 1992, is a law firm and title company in Cleveland, Tennessee. Our business is local and our clients are like family - earning their trust and maintaining longstanding relationships with them is our goal. We are one firm with two pillars: legal and title.

  It’s these two pillars together that make our firm distinctive and vital in our community. We offer a unique level of personalized services, market knowledge and legal experience to our clients.

It’s these two pillars together that make our firm distinctive and vital in our community. We offer a unique level of personalized services, market knowledge and legal experience to our clients.
 

WHAT SETS our title team APART?

  • Attorneys on-site to resolve any problems that may arise as part of your closing.

  • ALTA Best Practices Certified.

  • Committed to making your closing the best experience possible for all parties - timely, efficient, and professional.

  • Competitive closing costs with state-regulated premium rates.

  • Freshly baked cookies at every closing!



OUR HISTORY

Varnell, Burns & Sharp, P.C.

In December of 1992, Charles "Charlie" B. Burns, Jr., Robert W. Varnell, Jr., and J. Michael "Mike" Sharp merged their law firms and founded Varnell, Burns & Sharp, P.C.  Varnell and Sharp practiced real estate law while Burns practiced tax and business law.  The partnership continued until the death of Varnell in 1993.

Burns & Henry, P.C.            

Travis D. Henry began working with the firm in 2006 and the firm continued under the name Varnell, Burns and Sharp. Sharp left the firm in 2008 when he was elected Circuit Court Judge.  Henry then became partner and co-owner with Burns.  The name of the firm was changed to Burns & Henry, P.C. in September 2008.

Burns, Henry & Kirksey, P.C.

Bryson M. Kirksey joined the firm in 2012.  Kirksey and Burns practiced tax law, business law, and estate planning while Henry practiced real estate law.  In December 2013 the firm officially changed its name to Burns, Henry & Kirksey, P.C.  On October 15, 2015, Charles B. Burns, Jr., passed away but the firm continues on today as Burns, Henry & Kirksey, P.C.