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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 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


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