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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 Office Team back up to full strength

We are delighted to announce that Clair Ponting has joined Bristol Law Society as our new Administrator. Clair has worked as a secretary in a number of Bristol and Bath law firms over the years and as such brings with her an excellent understanding of the local legal market as well as some formidable organisational skills! Clair will work alongside Helen Read, who in addition to her recruitment and careers service role is also the Business Development Manager and is responsible for maintaining and developing our member and sponsor relationships and overseeing our event management programme.


With Clair’s full time appointment, we are delighted to announce that the Law Library and Office is now open again from Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. Please note that we do host private events from time to time in the Law Library and there may also be times over the lunch hour when Clair is off the premises, so please where possible, do contact Clair on 0117 945 8486 or at info@bristollawsociety to ensure that you will be able to gain access to the building and to avoid disappointment.