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Corporate Members 2022

3PB Albion Chambers Ashfords Barcan + Kirby Beale & Co Bevan Brittan BLM Burges Salmon Clarke Willmott CMS CMNO DAC Beachcroft The Family Law Practice Foot Anstey (including Enable Law) Freeths Fussell Wright GL Law Guildhall Chambers Irwin Mitchell Solicitors Lyons Davidson Marc White & Co Meade King Osborne Clarke Paragon Costs Solutions Queen Square Chambers Royds Withy King Simmons … more

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

BLS Annual Awards Dinner 3rd November 2022

Check out our digital Awards Brochure with a welcome from our C0-Presidents, full details of the award categories and links to our wonderful supporters who make this event possible. We look forward to celebrating the best of the local profession with you on 3rd November! BLS Awards 2022 Digital Brochure Nomination Brochure 2022 Nomination Online Submissions Booking Form 2022


Professional teams from across Bristol pitted their wits against each other in a stunning display of musical knowledge at the Bristol Law Society’s Annual Music Quiz, held at Toto’s on 20th September, reports Edward Sanguinetti of Burges Salmon.

With the generous sponsorship of Wesleyan for Lawyers (who also held a draw for a £50 Amazon voucher), the teams named that tune and teased out band names from such cryptic clues as “A mephitic mammal one grandmother view” (Skunk Anansie).

The winning team was from Lloyds TSB Bank, followed by “Halal, is it meat you’re looking for?” (UWE) a close second and “Let’s Get Quizzical” (TLT) in third place.  Prizes consisted of rare musical artefacts from all over the globe.