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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

Goughs Solicitors – Residential Conveyancers

Residential Conveyancer

Reporting to: Isabel Figueiredo, Head of Conveyancing
Department: Conveyancing
Date starting: ASAP
Location: Wiltshire

Apply: CV and Covering letter/ email to

Residential Conveyancer
This is the perfect opportunity for an experienced residential conveyancer looking for their next progressive role in a leading law firm. The friendly and dynamic team have strong ties with the local community and a growing and loyal client base ensuring you will be handling a high quality and diverse caseload.

The successful applicant will have a proven excellent standard of client care, outstanding verbal and written communication skills, a proactive approach and the ability to work under their own initiative. Applicants will have a professional approach, the ability to demonstrate strong commercial awareness and a proven track record of financial performance. The successful candidate will benefit from support staff assistance and a post completions clerk.

This is an exciting opportunity and the role has great potential for career development and would be an ideal opportunity to establish and excellent long term future career within a forward thinking and progressive firm.

The successful candidate must have:

  • Experience of working in a similar role
  • The ability to manage a full case load with minimal supervision
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to build a successful brand

For the full job description please see Job description Residential Conveyancers