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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 Nomination Brochure 2022 Nomination Online Submissions Booking Form 2022

Only few places left for the Human Resources Directors’ Dinner on 25th April

This year’s Dinner special guest will be Alison Eddy, Regional Managing Partner at Irwin Mitchell who will speak about the challenges of becoming a female partner in a law firm; which given the focus on Equality and Diversity will be more relevant than ever.


Human Resources Directors’ Dinner is part of the series of professional dinners organised by BLS and held at Brasserie Blanc, Cabot Circus.

The very successful Managing Partners’ Dinner on 27th March featured Legal Ombudsman Adam Sampson.


The Finance Directors’ Dinner on 23rd May will welcome Chris Marston of Lloyds TSB Commercial (Head of Professional Practices) as a special guest.