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The Irwin Mitchell Podcast shares advice and guidance on the topics that matter most to you, including the latest legal and financial news from our experts and special guests.

The Irwin Mitchell Podcast shares advice and guidance on the topics that matter most to you, including the latest legal and financial news from our experts and special guests.

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United Kingdom

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The Irwin Mitchell Podcast shares advice and guidance on the topics that matter most to you, including the latest legal and financial news from our experts and special guests.

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English


Episodes

Cladding – A Way Forward

4/14/2021
Our latest podcast looks at how the industry can move forward from the cladding crisis. The Grenfell Tower fire led to a cladding crisis and changed the landscape of the housing market. Our host Jeremy Raj is joined by residential property expert Chris Baker and building surveyor Julia Webb from Dorrington PLC to discuss the issues facing the industry and solution to help move the situation forward.

Duration:00:27:52

Asbestos – the Past, Present and the Future

4/5/2021
In 2021, thousands of people will die as a result of occupational exposure to asbestos. During Global Asbestos Awareness Week, our latest podcast looks at how dangerous the deadly fibres are, why they are still being used around the world and the importance of prevention until we find a cure. Our guest host Rosemary Giles is joined by fellow solicitor Adrian Budgen, Kate Hill, a trustee of the June Hancock Mesothelioma Research Fund and Greg Byrne, a director of RB Asbestos Consultants.

Duration:00:41:10

The Changing Consumer – How COVID-19 Has Impacted Shopping Habits

3/29/2021
The consumer sector is vital to the health of the UK economy. But it’s been severely impacted by COVID-19. We’ve seen huge shifts in consumer behaviour. 61% of us have changed stores, brands or the way we shop. Some retailers have been able to adapt and thrive. They’ve embraced ecommerce and digital marketing, and shifted their offer to target a more ethically conscious audience. Join our consumer sector experts Rob Coleridge and Alex Newman, along with Simon Preece, co-founder of...

Duration:00:44:00

IR35: Are you ready for the changes?

3/14/2021
IR35 tax legislation rules for off-payroll workers are changing from Tuesday 6 April. But how will this impact your business? And what steps do you need to take to avoid falling foul of the new rules? In this episode, our employment law experts Glenn Hayes and Padma Tadi, with tax specialist Ian Goodwin of Mazars, discuss the changes and the actions businesses need to take.

Duration:00:31:43

Supporting Children with Special Educational Needs as the Schools Open Again

3/10/2021
As schools open their doors again up and down the country, it marks the start of another period of uncertainty for children with special educational needs and the parents, carers and charities that support them. Just days away from the anniversary of the first national lockdown, our latest podcast considers the impact of COVID-19, social distancing and home schooling on the children who rely on structure, routine and extra support. We also discuss Education, Health and Care plans and why...

Duration:00:43:50

Supporting Children with Special Educational Needs as the Schools Open Again

3/9/2021
As schools open their doors again up and down the country, it marks the start of another period of uncertainty for children with special educational needs and the parents, carers and charities that support them. Just days away from the anniversary of the first national lockdown, our latest podcast considers the impact of COVID-19, social distancing and home schooling on the children who rely on structure, routine and extra support. We also discuss Education, Health and Care plans and why...

Duration:00:44:11

Key Budget Highlights Explained

3/5/2021
Our host and residential property expert Jeremy Raj explores the main highlights of the Budget announcement, and how it could affect you. Jeremy is joined by our very own experts, Ashley Hill from our Tax, Trusts & Estates team, Jason Mountford Financial Planning expert and Claire Patricca-Riding, Head of Planning and Environment to look closely at the potential impacts. We'll focus on the updates to personal taxes and the after-effect it will have on Inheritance Tax, how the Stamp Duty...

Duration:00:23:50

How to Find Love in Lockdown, and How to Protect Yourself When You Do

2/12/2021
Our host and family law expert Zahra Pabani explores how to find love in lockdown, and how to protect yourself when you do. Join Zahra as she chats with Rachel Maclynn, founder of exclusive matchmaking agency the Vida Consultancy, about how she works with clients to help build connections and ultimately make love matches and Annabel Bosman, Head of Relationship Management for the Royal Bank of Canada, who's sharing her experiences of how her clients deal with new love and protecting their...

Duration:00:24:12

Cervical Cancer – Prevention, the Cure and COVID-19

1/19/2021
Every year around 850 lives are lost to cervical cancer in the UK and it’s the fourth most common cancer among women globally. Yet it’s a preventable and curable disease if detected and treated early. During cervical cancer awareness week, we talk about the importance of early diagnosis and regular screening and consider the impact COVID-19 is having on this. Listen now to find out more about the potential symptoms to look out for, the treatment currently available and why letters sent...

Duration:00:26:49

Brexit - Managing the Impact on Supply Chains

1/6/2021
The Brexit deal will change how your company deals with employees, data and more, but there’s one key issue in particular to address. You need to understand how the deal affects overseas trade and your supply chain, and our latest podcast will help you do this. This exclusive Brexit episode of our podcast features our experts in conversation with Andrew Baxter of transport and logistics company Europa Worldwide. Listen now to learn how Europa Worldwide prepared their business for...

Duration:00:27:46

Homelessness and Foodbanks - The Impact of COVID-19

12/10/2020
Having food on the table and a roof over our heads is a basic human right, yet in 2020 when the world has become almost unrecognisable at times, many people are struggling for these simple necessities. We invited Patsy Davies, Assistant Project Manager at Manchester Foodbank, Ben Richardson, Charity Director at Caring in Bristol and Ian Wilkins, Fundraising and Relationships Manager at Crawley Open House to join us for a special edition of our Irwin Mitchell podcast.

Duration:00:40:07

Road Safety Week

11/19/2020
During Road Safety Week, our latest podcast reflects on the often life-changing impact of a road traffic collision and considers how they can be prevented as the dark nights draw in and the winter weather arrives.

Duration:00:37:55

Challenges of Socially Distanced Rehabilitation

11/9/2020
The COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent social distancing measures have changed the way rehabilitation is delivered forever. As we find ourselves in lockdown again, our latest podcast looks at the positive and negative impact of virtual support and considers what this will mean in the future.

Duration:00:35:53

Life as a Trainee Solicitor at Irwin Mitchell

11/2/2020
Are you thinking about a career in law? Whether you’re considering the first step in your career or looking to change your line of work, you might wonder what life is like as a trainee solicitor. Training Principal and partner Emma Rush hosts this special edition of the Irwin Mitchell Podcast, designed specifically for those considering applying for a 2023 training contract.

Duration:00:32:23

The Impact of Divorce in Later Life

10/22/2020
Our latest podcast takes an in-depth look at the emotional, financial and legal issues that can arise when separating in later life, and how those effected can protect themselves.

Duration:00:35:05

The Life-Changing Impact of Cancer

9/23/2020
Mesothelioma is a type of cancer that is usually associated with asbestos exposure and every year 2,500 people sadly lose their lives to this condition. Our latest podcast takes an in-depth look at the terminal illness with the help of our client whose incredible story of survival has been published in his brand new book, Cancer & Pisces.

Duration:00:36:15

It’s Time to Talk about Sepsis

9/11/2020
Every single hour five people in the UK die from Sepsis. The illness takes over 48,000 lives a year – yet it is still known as the silent killer. As part of World Sepsis Day we invited two very special guests onto our latest podcast to take an in-depth look at the illness, the warning signs and why raising awareness has never been more important due to COVID-19.

Duration:00:33:15

Back to School with Special Educational Needs

9/9/2020
Children with special educational needs make up around 15% of all pupils in mainstream education and as schools reopen up and down the country, many of their parents have unanswered questions. Our latest podcast considers the issues that are causing families uncertainty as they deal with this ‘new normal’ as a result of COVID-19.

Duration:00:49:46

Moving in Together – Traps, Pitfalls and Protection

8/11/2020
The stamp duty relief has led to a huge increase in people looking to get on the property ladder and move in together. Our latest podcast takes an in-depth look at the housing market, the impact of lockdown and the things new buyers should be considering before they make a life-changing commitment.

Duration:00:32:29

Commercial Property in a Covid-19 World

7/28/2020
In our latest podcast, we review the effects Covid-19 has had on the letting of commercial properties, and how the industry fares for individuals and businesses.

Duration:00:23:39