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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


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.  Bristol Law Society’s suite of conference and meeting rooms including a suite of mediation rooms are conveniently located in the centre between the Waterfront Area and the Old City in a modern building situated on the corner of … more


Pro Bono Legal Help For Ukrainian Refugees – can you help?


Are you a lawyer willing to offer pro bono support to Ukrainian refugees?

The UA.SUPPORT initiative at https://ua.support helps to match refugees from the Ukraine who ask for legal help with lawyers in various countries that can provide pro bono advice. Since launching on  28/2/2022, they have managed to solve about 200 pro bono requests for Ukrainians refugees with some 150 lawyers from 20 mostly European countries.

At the moment, there is an urgent need for Danish, UK and Swiss lawyers to get registered and respond to the requests of refugees.  The best way to register is to fill out a form on their website  https://www.ua.support/contact-lawyer/ or write to info@ua.support