Bristol Law Society as part of its representative function contributes to consultations and surveys by regulatory bodies and organisations for its views on pertinent legal matters.
These include national and local government, The Law Society of England and Wales, the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) as well as independent inquiries. Responses to these consultations are prepared on behalf of the Society by appropriate Council members and are often drafted on the back of surveys and roundtables events with interested members and submitted by the President.
You can find up-to-date open consultations from:
A list of recent consultations and the response to each on behalf of the Society and relevant organisations follows.
SIF Consultation responses below:
- SIF response Aug 22
- Howden response 18 August 2022
- ASWLS response
- PSYROC Consultation - 09.02.22
- SRA - SIF Letter
Law Society Arbitration Act Review - Consultation 2
BLS inputted into meetings with the Law Society which informed their response which can be read here