Double congratulations are in order for our Immediate Past President, Michael Gupwell, Associate at Wards Solicitors. Firstly, on his recent marriage and now his election as President of ASWLS (Association of South Western Law Societies) 2016/17. The President role rotates around the member societies and BLS is delighted to have Michael at the helm in the coming year.
ASWLS mission is to facilitate the exchange of views and a closer co-operation in professional matters between the member societies. More details of the society which collectively represents circa 10,000 solicitors can be found at www.aswls.org.uk/
Outgoing President, Steve Hudson, Plymouth Law Society with Michael Gupwell.
Steve Hudson, Plymouth Law Society; Michael Gupwell, BLS and newly elected Vice President, Anthony Earl, Cornwall Law Society