LawyerFair Business Podcast

Interviews with Entrepreneurs, Businesses & Innovators

Benefits of why big companies need to work with start ups, and vice versa with Nick Pendleton, Forge Associates and Formerly Director of Innovations at Royal Mail

Delighted to welcome Nick Pendleton to the LawyerFair podcast. Nick is an active angel investor, sits on a number of Boards and offer tailored strategy & innovation support & advice through selected consultancies and his own advisory firm, Forge Strategy & Growth Associates.  As a recent FTSE 100 director, ex-big 4 management consultant, business owner and […]

27th June 2016, in Podcast

Jimmy Vestbirk, Founder of Legal Geek, Enthusiast for Disruption in Legal Services

Great to be back with the LawyerFair Podcast and a fantastic guest in Jimmy Vestbirk.  Since launching Legal Geek in 2014, Jimmy has created a vibrant and engaged legal community of individuals and start ups working within the innovation/tech/law space.  Lots of fantastic ideas flowing out from Legal Geek, some of which Jimmy captures during […]

19th May 2016, in Legal Advice, Legal Tech, Podcast

Simon Mead joins the hosts at Business Bunker Radio, Paul Andrews & Jules Serkin

  A couple of weeks ago Simon Mead our Commercial Director was interviewed as part of the Business Bunker Radio Show in Kent.  The chat was wide ranging but was centred around Simon’s experiences as an entrepreneur and what in particular attracted him to not only join the LawyerFair team but also to invest himself. […]

6th May 2016, in Podcast

Is London Worth It … For Tech Start Ups at least? The costs, the benefits & the need for greater improvement

Today we’re joined by John Spindler, CEO of Capital Enterprise and Co-Founder of the London Co-Investment Fund. John talks us through what they look for with investee companies and how creating a defensible Moat is investment critical and, if London is $75,000 more expensive than other european start up centres, why it remains the best […]

3rd March 2016, in Podcast

The Truth behind Bank Lending to SMEs & Why The Future is Alternative

Today’s podcast guest is Louise Beaumont, Head of Public Affairs & Marketing at GLI Finance and someone with great insight about the SME funding market. She joined GLI Finance from one of their investee company’s Platform Black and her work includes building relationships with and advising key UK government departments and units on FinTech and […]

1st March 2016, in Podcast

How to become a great mentor with 5x award winning mentor, Chelsey Baker

Chelsey is one of the UK’s leading business mentors, a marketing & communications expert, an authority on having the ‘perfect pitch’ and a specialist in pitching for investment.  She recently won the “Excellence in Enterprise Mentoring Awards” in recognition for her mentoring work, a ceremony that took place at BAFTA and this year Chelsey won […]

26th February 2016, in Business Management, Entrepreneurs, Podcast

Online Content & How Your Business Needs to Flirt with Journalists

Chris Goodfellow is an experienced business journalist and the editor of He joins the LawyerFair Business podcast to discuss more about the Business Zone platform and how a little research will go a long way when pitching to journalists and trying to get your business and/or content some airtime. Website: Pitch 2016 Competition […]

19th February 2016, in Podcast

How Entrepreneurs can underestimate the Importance of IP and what to do with Patent Trolls

If it’s true that the majority of the value in your business is in your IP, then it’s business critical to understand as much as you can about what it covers and how to ensure you’re best protected. Savva Kerdemelidis is one of our panel experts and an IP adviser with 10+ years advising technology and software […]

16th February 2016, in Intellectual Property, Podcast

How Syndicate Room are shaping the crowd funding market and VC collaboration

Goncalo Vasconcelos is Co-founder and CEO of SyndicateRoom, the only investor-led crowdfunding platform in the UK.   They allow sophisticated online investors to invest in deals the professionals are investing their money in. He is also a contributor to Forbes, writing regularly about equity crowdfunding, business angel investment and venture capital investment. Today, he joins […]

11th February 2016, in Business Management, Podcast

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