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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.  Bristol Law Society’s suite of conference and meeting rooms including a suite of mediation rooms are conveniently located in the centre between the Waterfront Area and the Old City in a modern building situated on the corner of … more


Nominations open for Annual Awards Dinner


The highlight of the Bristol Legal Year is the Annual Dinner. Although some months away, now is the time to think of nominating colleagues and firms in one of the many awards categories in good time for the glittering prize giving in the autumn, on Thursday 10th October.

The nominations for Bristol Law Society’s Annual Awards 2013 are now open.

There are 15 Awards, ranging from ‘Law Firm of the Year’ to ‘Pro-Bono Lawyer of the Year’.

We have introduced four new categories including Award for Corporate Social Responsibility; Sole Practitioner of the Year; Law Student of the Year and Support Staff (non-fee earner) of the Year.

We have simplified the process for nominations and would invite you to consider nominating your firm, one of your colleagues and perhaps, your In-House clients.

Please note that nominations must be received by 16 September. Judging Panel decision to be final.

The Awards will be announced and presented on Thursday 10 October 2013.