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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

Excitement mounts for Dispute Resolution Conference

There is no doubt that civil litigators are facing challenging times with the recent changes. So what could be better and more timely than Bristol Law Society’s Dispute Resolution Conference 2013?

With a series of expert speakers on a wide range of topics, the opportunity to network with fellow practitioners and CPD points, the Conference is one that all local civil litigators should be attending.

On the 12th June, at the offices of Foot Anstey, attendees can hear experts such as HHJ Denyer QC, Martha Maher and Guy Adams of St John’s Chambers, Hugh Sims of Guildhall Chambers, and Anna Bateman, Richard Neary and Greg Saunders of Foot Anstey speak on a range of current and practical topics.

Subjects include Proportionality and budgeting of costs, ADR and the civil litigation landscape post Jackson, Good faith in commercial relations, Remedies in fiduciary duty claims, and an update on Employment litigation.

The full programme can be found here.

Please make any booking requests direct to the conference organisers, Bristol Law Society by emailing

 or calling 0117 976 3087