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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


BLS Annual Awards Dinner 3rd November 2022

Check out our digital Awards Brochure with a welcome from our C0-Presidents, full details of the award categories and links to our wonderful supporters who make this event possible. We look forward to celebrating the best of the local profession with you on 3rd November! BLS Awards 2022 Digital Brochure


Court Funds Office Modernisation


The Court Funds Office (CFO) has been working with National Savings and Investments (NS&I) to modernise their services. As part of this modernisation, they have been relocating the CFO service to Glasgow and from 5 December 2011 the following contact details will apply:

Court Funds Office, Glasgow, G58 1AB
DX:  501757 Cowglen
Email: enquiries@cfo.gsi.gov.uk
Tel: 0845 223 8500
Fax: 0141 636 4398

Please do not send correspondence to the Glasgow address before 5 December 2011. Any correspondence received at this address before 5 December 2011 will be redirected to the current address in London and may result in a delay in dealing with your request.

A new office has also been established to oversee the statutory responsibilities of the Accountant general. This will be known as the Office of the Accountant General. The office will be responsible for the CFO’s overall delivery, financial management, contract management and policy provision.