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Corporate Members 2020

3PB Albion Chambers Ashfords Barcan + Kirby Burges Salmon Clarke Willmott Cooke Painter Ltd Clyde & Co DAC Beachcroft Devereux & Co Enterprise Chambers The Family Law Practice Foot Anstey (including Enable Law) Fussell Wright Gregg Latchams Ltd Guildhall Chambers Irwin Mitchell Solicitors Kelcey & Hall Lyons Davidson Marc White & Co Meade King Michelmores LLP MS Rubric Osborne Clarke … 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

No 12, The Meeting Rooms – Conference, Meeting and Mediation Rooms for Hire

Please note that the BLS office is shut to members at present as we continue to work from home during the pandemic. We can be contacted on In the meantime, our office is now operating as the Bristol Nightingale Court and accordingly, we are unable to hire out our facilities until further notice. (Oct 2020) Bristol Law Society’s suite … more

BLS re-launch Recruitment Service

Bristol Law Society is delighted to announce the re-launch of the Recruitment Service which up until the retirement of Rosie Torre, 18 months ago, provided a hugely respected and successful legal recruitment service to local firms for many years.

The service will be run by Helen Read. Helen has over 14 years’ experience of recruiting for law firms in Bristol and the South West. A former lawyer herself, she started her legal recruitment career in Bristol in a national legal recruitment consultancy. She then moved in-house as the Recruitment Manager at Osborne Clarke for 6 years before leaving to set up her own successful recruitment business.

Helen will be making contact with local firms over the next few months but in the meantime, if your firm has any immediate recruitment requirements that we can assist you with, please do get in touch with Helen on 07771 594582 / 0117 976 3085 or