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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 info@bristollawsociety.com. 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


HMCTS’ 4th Annual Public User Event webinars


An opportunity to view and understand changes that are being made to our system under the £1bn Reform Programme of modernisation.

Registration is open now.

Once you have registered, we will be in contact shortly to confirm the full programme and the individual sessions available to sign up to.

This year HMCTS’ 4th Annual Public User Event will be moving online.

Held over three days, attendees will have the opportunity to hear from HMCTS about the projects we’re working on as a part of our Reform Programme, and how the programme and its services have responded to the impact brought about by COVID-19.

The days will cover the following themes:

Tuesday 3 November: Civil and Crime jurisdictions

Wednesday 4 November: Tribunals jurisdiction and Cross-Cutting projects

Thursday 5 November: Family jurisdiction and special topics

Each day will begin with an introduction from the deputy directors of each service area. Throughout the day there will be an opportunity for Q&A sessions, live demonstrations of online services, and much more!

You don’t have to attend for a full day, but each date will be filled with several bookable sessions. Attendees are welcome to attend as many or as few of the sessions as they would like. As stated above, we’ll be in touch with registrants over the coming weeks with a more detailed programme and the opportunity to choose and book the sessions that you would like to attend.

Register now.

Please note that the event is being held via Microsoft Teams.