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Corporate Members 2021

3PB Albion Chambers Ashfords Barcan + Kirby Battens Beale & Co BLM Burges Salmon Clarke Willmott CMS CMNO Cooke Painter Ltd Clyde & Co DAC Beachcroft The Family Law Practice Foot Anstey (including Enable Law) Fussell Wright GL Law Guildhall Chambers Irwin Mitchell Solicitors Lyons Davidson Marc White & Co Meade King Osborne Clarke Paragon Costs Solutions Queen Square Chambers … 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.  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 … more


Head of Wills & Probate Department – Fussell Wright, Bristol


Head of Wills and Probate Department

A rare opportunity of stepping into a senior role within a boutique, Bristol-based law firm, renowned for their work with Care of the Elderly and Probate, has arisen.

We are a small, friendly firm with a loyal client database established well over 100 years.  We seek a Probate Lawyer with over 5+ years PQE to fill the role of a Partner upon his forthcoming retirement.  Any previous leadership experience will be of great benefit, together with a proactive attitude.  We currently offer a dedicated, personal service in a non-corporate environment.

You will need an aptitude for running your own caseload, in addition to supervising more junior members of the team.  The position allows the successful candidate the possibility of bringing in their own secretary.

Fussell Wright have an enviable Will database and are renowned for having raised more money for charitable fundraising schemes than any other law firm throughout the UK.

Although the two-partner firm is the smallest law practice in central Bristol, it is the oldest law firm and still practices traditional, personal services from Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection, Inheritance Tax, Trusts and Probate.

£ dependent on experience

To apply, forward your CV to IT@fussellwright.co.uk