Society's News


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


TLS – Social Mobility Ambassadors 2016 and Diversity Report 2015


Karl Brown, Senior Associate at Clarke Willmott and a former Bristol Junior Chamber President is named as one of The Law Society’s 10 solicitor ambassadors to share their experience of entering the profession, including the challenges they faced and how they overcame them.  For further details:

http://www.lawsociety.org.uk/law-careers/becoming-a-solicitor/equality-and-diversity/social-mobility-ambassadors/ambassadors-2016/

The Law Society has also published its 2015 Diversity Report on the profession:

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