Society's News


BLS Annual Awards Dinner 19th October 2017 – Bookings & Nominations open

We are delighted to announce that bookings and nominations for this years annual awards dinner on 19th October at Bristol City Marriot are now open! For full details of the dinner and the awards open for nomination please see BLS Annual Awards Dinner Brochure 2017 BLS Annual Awards Dinner Booking Form 2017 BLS Annual Awards Dinner Nomination Form 2017  


BLS New President 2016/17- Becky Moyce

Becky Moyce was invested as President of BLS at its AGM held in its new offices on 23 November 2016. Biography Becky joined Temple Bright LLP as a Partner in January 2011.  She is a specialist property litigation lawyer and mainly handles commercial landlord and tenant disputes, property-related insolvency issues and land ownership disputes. Becky joined BLS Council in December … more


BLS Conference and Meeting Room Suites Room Hire Information

Bristol Law Society’s suite of conference and meeting rooms are conveniently located in the centre between the Waterfront Area and the Old City in a modern building situated on the corner of Colston Avenue and St Stephen’s Avenue.  There are a number of large public car parks within a 5 minute walk from the rooms. For full information on our … more


Lawyers and Mental Health


This month saw mental health awareness week (8-14th May) and as part of that CEO of Law Care , Elizabeth Rimmer shared her thoughts on Why lawyers are particularly vulnerable to mental health issues

BLS also got in the act late in April with its Lunch & Learn series of seminars aimed at junior lawyers where it hosted Mary Jackson from Law Care and Sue Ellis from the SBA who spoke to a roomful of lawyers about how to look after themselves at work and tips to improve their wellbeing http://www.bristollawsociety.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Lunch-and-Learn-Speaker-Biography-wellbeing-at-work.pdf