Bristol JLD Quiz – 3 November

The Bristol JLD and Wesleyan invite you and three friends or colleagues to enter the

Bristol JLD Charity Pub Quiz.

Join us at Steam Bar, 15, Union Gate, 63 Union St, Bristol BS1 2DL on Thursday 3rd November 2016 from 6.00pm for a 6.30pm start.

The evening is being kindly sponsored by our friends at Wesleyan Assurance Society

There will be a raffle raising money for Julian Trust Night Shelter (Charity Number: 294751) our charity of the year. A strip of raffle tickets will cost £5.00.

All students, trainees, paralegals, solicitors,  barristers and other junior lawyers are welcome!

Entry costs just £20 per team (max of 4) and includes food and a drink!

Places are limited so RSVP to as soon as possible to reserve your team’s place


National JLD update – September 2016

JLD elections 2016

Nominations for positions on the JLD executive committee have now opened. Details can be found on the JLD website here. The closing date is 12 October.

JLD events

Please visit the JLD website for details of forthcoming JLD events:


Instructing Counsel – 15 September 2016

Bristol JLD and St John’s Chambers invite you to attend a talk on instructing counsel followed by drinks and nibbles.

Registration from 5:30pm. The seminar will begin at 6pm with members of chambers providing presentations on the following:

  •  Overview of Instructing Counsel
  • Examples of Bad Briefs
  • Building a relationship with Counsel
  • Booking Counsel and The Backsheet

Places are limited – To reserve your place please RSVP to