News and Events

News and Events

Upcoming Events

CILEx National Awards 2019

Date: Thursday, 5 September 2019
Time: TBC
Venue: Madame Tussauds, Marylebone Road, Marylebone, London NW1 5LR
Tickets: TBC

The CILEx National Awards were launched in 2018, the celebrate the exceptional talent, innovation and achievement of CILEx members, supporters and stakeholders.

We are delighted to announce that this year's host will be Claudia Winkleman, one of the best-known broadcasters in the UK, who regularly fronts the live television shows for both Red Nose Day and Sport Relief, as well as her regular hosting of Strictly Come Dancing.

The CILEx National Awards showcase and celebrate the excellent work, and achievements, of CILEx members, supporters and stakeholder partners.

These exclusive awards recognise individuals, organisations and teams that are providing exemplary service, advice and support to those seeking access to justice. Celebrating the innovative recruitment and professional development practice that are widening access to a career in the legal profession to a more diverse audience.

CILEx has been celebrating the achievements of its members, as well as their employers and partners for many years. We are proud to formally celebrate what we have always known: that we support and represent a wealth of talented people and organisations. We will be acknowledging those who are leading the way in an ever changing, forward thinking, professional legal services sector and whose work closely aligns to our mission, our vision and our values.

We encourage CILEx members, supporters and stakeholders to nominate yourselves, your colleagues or employers and help us to recognise and celebrate your success and the contribution you make to promoting the profession...

  • Be recognised for your exceptional specialist technical knowledge and experience.
  • Receive formal recognition for the excellent work that you do from CILEx, your peers, employers and legal sector representatives.
  • Acknowledge and celebrate the professional development opportunities made available to you, and your colleagues, by your employer.
  • Stand out from peers & competitors and raise your professional profile.
  • Recognise and reward the hard work of colleagues, employers and peers who deliver excellent results for your clients, business and the public.
  • Raise awareness of your status as an exemplary employer and showcase how you have set benchmarks for others to aspire to.
  • Celebrate your contribution to widening access to justice, and to the legal profession.

... celebrate your achievements with CILEx

Nominations are now open.

Please click here to visit the CILEx National Awards 2019 website.


News

We are pleased to announce that at this year's Branch Personnel Day 2017, the Bristol and Bath Branch were awarded Branch of the Year!

Sarah Goodridge, Chair of the Branch has commented 'The Bristol Bath and Surrounds Branch are delighted to receive this award.   Like all branches we work hard to support our members and raise the profile of CILEx.  Branches are an excellent way to keep in touch with other legal professionals within your area and provide a good support network.  All the work carried out by the committees who run the branches is voluntary and this award is great recognition of all the hard work carried out by the committee to keep the branch running.  I would encourage anyone who has not joined their branch to do so and even better get involved with the committee.'


Achievements 

Our Branch has won CILEx Branch of the Year 2017! - The Bristol Bath and Surrounds Branch are delighted to receive this award.   Like all branches we work hard to support our members and raise the profile of CILEx.  Branches are an excellent way to keep in touch with other legal professionals within your area and provide a good support network.  All the work carried out by the committees who run the branches is voluntary and this award is great recognition of all the hard work carried out by the committee to keep the branch running.    I would encourage anyone who has not joined their branch to do so and even better get involved with the committee. 


Past Events

Annual General Meeting

Our Annual General Meeting was held on Tuesday, 6 February 2018 at Toto's Wine Bar, Redcliff Street, Bristol. The Committee Members and other Branch members attended and had the chance to catch up with each other, talk about the upcoming year for the Branch and network. A great time was had by all!


Our Branch Facebook page is CILEx Bristol Bath and Surrounds Branch.  You can also follow us on Twitter @CILExBristol or you can email us.