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Corporate Members 2022

3PB Albion Chambers Ashfords Barcan + Kirby Beale & Co Bevan Brittan BLM Burges Salmon Clarke Willmott CMS CMNO DAC Beachcroft The Family Law Practice Foot Anstey (including Enable Law) Freeths Fussell Wright GL Law Guildhall Chambers Irwin Mitchell Solicitors Lyons Davidson Marc White & Co Meade King Osborne Clarke Paragon Costs Solutions Queen Square Chambers Royds Withy King Simmons … 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


BLS Annual Awards Dinner 3rd November 2022

Check out our digital Awards Brochure with a welcome from our C0-Presidents, full details of the award categories and links to our wonderful supporters who make this event possible. We look forward to celebrating the best of the local profession with you on 3rd November! BLS Awards 2022 Digital Brochure


HMCTS Webinar – update on the probate service 13th Dec @1pm


Probate webinar hosted by HMCTS, Tuesday 13 December 13:00-14:00.

The webinar will provide an overview of the performance of the probate service in the past year, information on the latest data on applications and plans to improve the service. They also plan to provide an outlook on:

  • The current status of the service
  • The future performance of the probate service
  • The data/advice HMCTS will provide to help probate practitioners better manage applications and to avoid stops

The panellists for the event include:

  • Adam Lennon – Deputy Director and Service Owner (Family)
  • Stephen Burgess – Jurisdictional and Operational Support Manager
  • Kevin Bunn – Head of Operations

If the above is of interest to your members, please do circulate the information above and the sign up link for them to reserve a spot: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/hmcts-update-on-the-probate-service-for-legal-professionals-tickets-465140887917?aff=stakeholder