Society's News

The President’s Charity of the Year 2017/18

                      Please see Freewheelers Leaflet 2017 for the fabulous work these volunteer riders undertake to assist the NHS in moving vital supplies and equipment  around the county. Who knows which one of us or someone we know may have already benefited from their amazing work?

Welcome from BLS President 2017/18 – Gary Lightwood

                    Gary Lightwood is the Managing Partner of Pattinson & Brewer Solicitors’ Bristol office. During his career he has specialised in personal injury litigation, clinical negligence and family law. A former Officer in the Fleet Air Arm of the Royal Navy, Gary then qualified as a Solicitor in 1996 after joining … more

BLS Conference and Meeting Room Suites Room Hire Information

Bristol Law Society’s suite of conference and meeting 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 rooms. For full information on our … more

EXPERIENCED Criminal Defence Lawyer – Berry Redmond Gordon & Penney, Weston-super-Mare



EXPERIENCED Criminal Defence Lawyer with Duty Solicitor accreditation required for mixed High Street practice with a Criminal Legal Aid Contract.

Excellent prospects for the right applicant with potential for Partnership.

More details on the firm and the criminal defence department can be found at

Please send CV to or Andrea Taylor, Berry Redmond Gordon & Penney LLP, 50 Boulevard, Weston-super-Mare, North Somerset BS23 1NF