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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. 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

Insight Legal Software in partnership with The Law Society Risk and Compliance Webinar






The issues of meeting risk and compliance regulatory requirements are always of the utmost importance to law firms, but never more so than when your fee earners and finance staff are working remotely.

As a strategic partner of The Law Society our Chief Operating Officer, Deborah Witkiss has been invited to look at the challenges and offer practical examples of how you can effectively balance trust vs control. We will also look into:

  • the practicalities of how to bridge the supervisory gap that may exist when staff are not working in the same location, and in particular how technology can assist,
  • the workings of the finance department, and how a COFA or other managers can be proactive in ensuring compliance,
  • practical examples of systems, processes and procedures that encourage effective law firm management, without taking away from fee earning time.

Join this webinar on 29th April 10-11am for practical advice and examples of how you can effectively balance trust vs control, particularly when your fee earners and finance staff are working remotely.

For more information or to register please click here