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Corporate Members 2020

3PB Albion Chambers Ashfords Barcan + Kirby Burges Salmon Clarke Willmott Cooke Painter Ltd Clyde & Co DAC Beachcroft Devereux & Co Enterprise Chambers The Family Law Practice Foot Anstey (including Enable Law) Fussell Wright Gregg Latchams Ltd Guildhall Chambers Irwin Mitchell Solicitors Kelcey & Hall Lyons Davidson Marc White & Co Meade King Michelmores LLP MS Rubric Osborne Clarke … 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

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 Colston Avenue and St Stephen’s Avenue. There are a number of large public car parks within a 5 minute walk from the … more


Court News – Interpreters in Family Proceedings


Interpreter bookings for Family Proceedings- reminder to Family Solicitors

Please can all Solicitors ensure that the listing team are notified if an interpreter is not required for a hearing. The court has had numerous bookings for interpreters recently who have not needed to attend as the party is not in attendance. Please make it clear on efiled orders who requires an interpreter and for which specific hearings. Also please make it clear if the interpreter is not required.

You can also email familylisting@bristol.countycourt.gsi.gov.uk to provide the court with updates regarding interpreter bookings. Please note that if we do not cancel a booking by 9:00am the day before the hearing then HMCTS are still charged