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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 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


Business professionals from across the South West came together last week (24 May) to celebrate Irwin Mitchell Bristol’s second birthday at the law firm’s spring party.

The event, held at Riverstation in the city centre, saw over 100 business people network whilst treated to canapés and refreshments.


Irwin Mitchell Bristol Regional Managing Partner, Jonathan Peacock, gave a speech about the firm’s growth across the South West, which includes the recent appointment of a public law team.

He also thanked the firm’s contacts, which range from charities, chambers, and professional services from the region for their support over the last two years.


Irwin Mitchell, which celebrates its centenary this year, has expanded its services across the region since opening a Bristol office in spring 2010 and now has dedicated medical law, family, serious injury, asbestos related diseases, court of protection and public law teams.

Partner Alison Hawes, Regional Managing Partner Jonathan Peacock, Solicitor Polly Sweeney, Partner Julie Lewis, Partner Mike Knott