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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


Bristol Law Society is pleased to announce that the following nominees have been shortlisted for the Bristol Law Society Annual Awards on Thursday 18 October 2012, at the Marriott Hotel City Centre.

We wish to congratulate each and every nominee.


Pro-Bono Award sponsored by ADRg


Dr Michael Naughton, Ms. Gabe Tan, Mark Allum and Ryan Jendoubi (The Innocence Project, Bristol University)

Natalie Drew and Sarah Green (TLT)


CILEX Award sponsored by Paragon Costs Solutions

Sarah Goodridge, (Withy King)

Craig Tickner (Aidan Woods & Co)

The Co-Operative Legal Services


Legal Aid Firm of the Year sponsored by TNT Post

Avon and Bristol Law Centre

Kelcey & Hall

South West Law


Junior Lawyer of the Year sponsored by The College of Law

Mary Gaskins (Burges Salmon)

Sarah Green (TLT)

Elaine Meyrick (Thring Townsend)


Chambers/Barrister of the Year Award sponsored by Lansdown Place

St John’s Chambers

Albion Chambers

Hugh Sims (Guildhall Chambers)


Law Firm of the Year sponsored by Scott Law

Burges Salmon

Osborne Clarke

TLT Solicitors


Outstanding Achievement Award sponsored by Wesleyan for Lawyers

Joanne Campbell (VWV/Connect2Law)

Ian Kelcey (Kelcey & Hall)

David Woodward (TLT Solicitors)


Regional Law Firm of the Year sponsored by LloydsTSB Commercial

Clarke Willmott

Foot Anstey

Temple Bright


Solicitor Advocate sponsored by The Law Society

Andrew Gregg (Gregg Latchams)

Gillian Hall (Kelcey & Hall)

Ian Kelcey (Kelcey & Hall)


In-House Lawyer of the Year sponsored by Chadwick Nott

Diana Cummings  (Taylor Wimpey)

Sue Dauncey  (Avon & Somerset Police)

Claudia Lank (Bristol City Council)


Environment and Legal Sector Alliance Award sponsored by Wessex Searches

Bevan Brittan

Bond Pearce

Gregg Latchams



If you have not reserved your table/tickets for the event then please contact The Bristol Law Society immediately. There are limited places available.