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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

Please note that the BLS office is shut to members at present as we continue to work from home during the pandemic. We can be contacted on In the meantime, our office is now operating as the Bristol Nightingale Court and accordingly, we are unable to hire out our facilities until further notice. (Oct 2020) Bristol Law Society’s suite … more

Environmental & Mining Risks Webinar – 27th October

Ask the Experts – Environmental and Mining Risks Covered: for Property Transactions/Conveyancers in the South West.




Join Wessex Searches on Tuesday 27th October, at 11am, with Groundsure to find out more about the South West’s history!

Within the 1-hour session, Groundsure will guide you through the following topics:

– Environmental

– Flood Risk

– Ground Stability Hazards including Coastal Erosion and Sinkholes

– Recorded Ground Movement from Satellite Monitoring

– Non-Coal Mining

– Coal Mining (CON29M)

The session will end with a short live Q&A session with Paul Raglan – Managing Director & VP of Mining Searches UK and Nick Treble – Strategic Account Manager of Groundsure.  This will give you the opportunity to engage with the teams who produce the search reports and have your questions answered.

To register for the webinar click here

If you are unable to attend the online event, Wessex Searches can arrange in-house training for your team – please contact them on 01225 526206 or at