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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

SGS College looking for new governors with legal experience

South Gloucestershire and Stroud College (SGS) has formed as the result of the merger between Filton College in South Gloucestershire and Stroud College Gloucestershire. Formed on 1 February 2012, SGS plays a crucial role in the development of the skills and talents of young people and adults.


As a result of impending vacancies, members of the Board are looking to appoint additional Governors to fill these vacancies.


The Corporation is looking for dedicated people who can bring a variety of skills and experience to the role and to have the qualities to support the College in its strategic aim to become an outstanding institution. Of particular interest is experience in law.


It would be very much appreciated if you can please help us in our search for these additional Governors by circulating the attached advertisement. Any expressions of interest should be addressed to the Clerk to the Corporation who will then make the necessary arrangements for applicants to be considered further.


Thank you in advance.


Yours sincerely



Mrs Sharon Glover

Clerk to the Corporation

South Gloucestershire and Stroud College