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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


UWE’s newly launched Women Law Students Forum is holding two inaugural events which may be of interest to Bristol Law Society members. iThe first event s a talk on domestic violence by Shabana Kausar and Emily Moreton from Bristol Domestic Abuse Forum (BDAF) and will take place at Frenchay Campus in Room 3C01 at 5.30pm on Tuesday 6th March.  The second event a debate on the legalisation of prostitution between Julie Bindel and Jean Johnson.

Julie Bindel is a renowned freelance journalist who writes for the Guardian, Standpoint, G3, the Sunday Telegraph and FT Magazine. She is staunchly against the legalisation and decriminalisation of prostitution.

Jean Johnson is a WI Representative campaigning for the legalisation of brothels within the UK. She has featured in a Channel 4 documentary A WI Lady’s Guide to Brothels

This debate is also taking place at the Frenchay Campus in room 3C01at 4.30 pm on Monday 2nd April followed by drinks reception at 6pm.