Society's News


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?


Welcome from BLS President 2017/18 – Gary Lightwood

                    Gary Lightwood is the Managing Partner of Pattinson & Brewer Solicitors’ Bristol office. During his career he has specialised in personal injury litigation, clinical negligence and family law. A former Officer in the Fleet Air Arm of the Royal Navy, Gary then qualified as a Solicitor in 1996 after joining … 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


Local School Governor Vacancies requesting legal skills


We have been informed by SGOSS that  five local schools currently have Governor vacancies which have requested Legal skills:

Cherry Garden Primary School (BS30 6JH)

Sheiling School – Thornbury – Independent Special School (BS35 1HP)

Luckwell Primary School (BS3 3ET)

Steiner Academy Bristol (BS16 2JP)

Headley Park Primary School (BS13 7QB)

If you are interested in becoming a school governor, please contact Adam Balzano, Area Team Manager, Adam.Balzano@sgoss.org.uk T: 020 7288 9540 | F: 020 7288 9549 | www.sgoss.org.uk