Michael Simpson Elected Bristol Law Society Council Member
on: January 25, 2010, 6:00 am
The Co-Operative Legal Services
Michael Simpson, Head of Employment at Almondsbury based
Co-operative Legal Services has been elected a council member of the
Bristol Law Society.
Michael who has been a member of the Society for 10 years was elected at the recent
annual general meeting.
Michael has worked for The Co-operative Legal Services since 2007, representing
clients with his considerable expertise in employment law and providing valuable
help and advice to employment problems.
In a previous role Michael represented trade union members in their Employment
Commenting on his election Michael said:” I would like to see the membership of the
Society expand by ensuring that it is providing a valuable support infrastructure
for the full range of legal practices and businesses in the South West.
“There are already some exciting developments with the Society entering into a
contract with Central Law Training to provide premier tier CPD courses for members
at competitive prices.
“Bristol Law Society has also entered into a long-term relationship with the
University of West of England which will provide a number of unique opportunities
for member firms in addition to improved premises and facilities. The Society is
also creating a corporate membership package that is designed to engage all
individuals who support the provision of legal services within each firm in the
A keen long distance cyclist and Marathon runner, Michael decided to take up the
triathlon (swim, bike & run) in 2008 and completed the full ironman event (2.5 mile
swim, 110 mile bike & 26 mile run) event at Sherborne Castle in Dorset.
The Co-operative Legal Services provide a range of legal services to members
and customers covering Will writing, Probate services &
Estate Administration, Conveyancing, Employment and Personal Injury
Claims. A wide range of free legal advice is also provided.
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