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Corporate Members 2021

3PB Albion Chambers Ashfords Barcan + Kirby Battens Beale & Co BLM Burges Salmon Clarke Willmott CMS CMNO Cooke Painter Ltd Clyde & Co DAC Beachcroft The Family Law Practice Foot Anstey (including Enable Law) Fussell Wright GL Law Guildhall Chambers Irwin Mitchell Solicitors Lyons Davidson Marc White & Co Meade King Osborne Clarke Paragon Costs Solutions Queen Square Chambers … 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 info@bristollawsociety.com. 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


Bristol Chambers are shortlisted in Chambers UK 100 Bar


St John’s Chambers would like to congratulate four of our members for being featured in the Chambers UK 100 Bar Shortlist (The Juniors):

* Glyn Edwards
* Martha Maher
* Andrew Marsden
* James Pearce-Smith

St John’s would also like to congratulate Leslie Blohm QC for being included in the Chambers 100 UK Bar Silks Shortlist.

The nomination list consists of 200 shortlisted junior barristers, nine of whom are outside of London. Chambers is proud to announce that four of these are St John’s members, alongside 2 nominees from Guildhall Chambers.

The QC nomination list consisted of 200 shortlisted QCs, nine of whom are outside of London and two of these are Bristol based.

This clearly indicates that Bristol’s reputation in providing high quality legal advice and expertise has been recognised as a genuine alternative to London.