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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

The President’s Charity of the Year 2017/18

                      Please see Freewheelers Leaflet 2017 for the fabulous work these volunteer riders undertake to assist the NHS in moving vital supplies and equipment  around the county. Who knows which one of us or someone we know may have already benefited from their amazing work?

BLS Member discount offer on GCHQ certified Social Engineering Course – 8 August

Red Goat Cyber Security are offering Bristol Law Society members a 15% discount on their upcoming GCHQ certified Social Engineering course at Imperial College on the 8th of August. This interactive half-day cyber security course helps you identify and prevent social engineering attacks such as phishing and impersonation by placing you in the position of the hackers to enable you … more

Justice First Fellowship: Training Contract Applications Now Open!






The Justice First Fellowship Scheme was established in 2014 to support the next generation of students committed to public interest and social justice issues who want to pursue a career in social welfare law.

It offers training contracts (applications now open) and pupillages (not currently open) to the social welfare lawyers of the future.

Find out more

You can find details of all of the roles on our Jobs page.

Organisations offering training contract opportunities via the Justice First Fellowship include:

  • Avon and Bristol Law Centre
  • Bhatt Murphy
  • Child Poverty Action Group
  • Ealing Law Centre
  • JustRight Scotland
  • Southwark Law Centre
  • Suffolk Law Centre
  • The Speakeasy
  • Turpin & Miller LLP

Applications must be submitted by 17 September 2018.
Apply Now