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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 Nomination Brochure 2022 Nomination Online Submissions Booking Form 2022


Introducing ADR + Plus. It’s Covid-proof, quick, economical & cost/benefit positive


Designed by Malcolm Warner & John Virgo, specialist barristers from Guildhall Chamber’s Property & Estates and Commercial teams, it’s a two stage process designed to use the best features of the mediation and Court processes tailored to the Covid situation.

The service attracts a fixed fee of £4,000 plus VAT (excluding any adjudication in respect of inter partes costs) and is designed to give a final and binding decision if a settlement is not reached and takes 6-8 weeks start to finish.  ADR + Plus is only available to solicitors who instruct Counsel.

Click link to read the full flyer which includes a link to an explanatory short video, enables you to download examples and checklist documentation – https://bit.ly/2Y9TvzF