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BLS features in Bristol Post oldest thriving companies in Bristol

Excerpt from the article: How Bristol’s oldest companies are still thriving after more than 100 years in business They include the city’s last-surviving chocolate maker a wine merchant and a tannery. Why do some companies struggle to survive beyond a year while others flourish for hundreds? Although more than 90 per cent of small companies in Britain will survive one … more

The President’s Charity of the Year 2017/18

                      Please see Freewheelers Leaflet 2017 for the fabulous work these volunteer riders undertake to assist the NHS in moving vital supplies and equipment  around the county. Who knows which one of us or someone we know may have already benefited from their amazing work?

BLS Member discount offer on GCHQ certified Social Engineering Course – 8 August

Red Goat Cyber Security are offering Bristol Law Society members a 15% discount on their upcoming GCHQ certified Social Engineering course at Imperial College on the 8th of August. This interactive half-day cyber security course helps you identify and prevent social engineering attacks such as phishing and impersonation by placing you in the position of the hackers to enable you … more

Experienced 10+PQE Residential Conveyancer – Cooke Painter Solicitors




Cooke Painter are looking to recruit a full time experienced Residential Conveyancer to join their expanding team.

The ideal candidate for this position will be, a Residential Conveyancing Solicitor, Legal Executive or Licensed Conveyancer with at least 10 years’ experience in dealing with the full range of sales, purchases and re-mortgages on freehold and leasehold property.

You will have a proven track record in delivering high quality conveyancing work. You will also have experience of dealing with help to buy schemes, transfers of equity, right to buy and shared ownership transactions.

Our staff are encouraged to be involved in business development and marketing, so the successful candidate must be commercially aware and possess excellent relationship building and communication skills.

A competitive salary and good scope for progression is on offer for the right Conveyancing Solicitor/Legal Executive/Licensed Conveyancer, as well as a generous bonus.

If you would like to apply for the role, please send a covering letter and your CV by email to Wajid Darr at: