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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

BLS’ new recruitment service welcomed enthusiastically by local firms

The BLS recruitment service which re-launched in April has got off to a very encouraging start. 

Helen Read, Recruitment Manager,  delighted with the response from local firms seeking recruitment advice and assistance with their vacancies,said  “the reaction to the re-launch has been extremely positive and confirms that the BLS service occupies a unique and much welcomed position in the local legal recruitment market”. 

New vacancies are now coming in to the office on a regular basis and candidates are registering daily with the service.   To view current vacancies, please click here .

Alternatively, if you are a legal organisation with a current fee earner or business support vacancy (we are not able to assist with legal secretarial roles at present) or if are looking to recruit in the near future and require market or candidate sourcing advice, please contact Helen at

or 07771 594582.