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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. We can be contacted on In the meantime, our office is now operating as the Bristol Nightingale Court and accordingly, we are unable to hire out our facilities until further notice. (Oct 2020) Bristol Law Society’s suite … more

Wards Solicitors responds to feedback with Nailsea office move

Local law firm, Wards Solicitors has responded to client feedback and moved office!  


Office Manager, Janet Hendey, explains: “It’s important to us at Wards Solicitors that, when our clients take the time to give us feedback, we actually do something about it. For some time people have been telling us that the poor access in our Nailsea branch wasn’t good enough.  We’ve been keeping an eye out, in the town centre, for a suitable alternative and are delighted to now announce our change of address.”


Wards Solicitors’ new Nailsea offices at First Floor, The Sion, Crown Glass Place, Nailsea, BS48 1RB, not only have better access but also disabled facilites and are right in the centre of Crown Glass Shopping Centre opposite the Post Office.  Our telephone numbers, fax and email addresses all remain the same.








The Nailsea office team includes Janet Hendey (Accident & Injurty), Clive Westlake (Conveyancing), Luke Hewitt (conveyancing), Susan Fairless (Wills, Probate and Mental Capacity), Mandy McCabe (Divorce and Relationship Breakdown ), Emma Kerry (Disputes), Bridget Juckes (Business services) and Robert Murray (Commercial Property). 


Ms Hendey continued: “We’re really thrilled to be able to make this move, whilst still staying in the heart of Nailsea, and would like to invite everyone to pop into our office, to take a look around, next time their in town.”