Irwin Mitchell Announces New Agreement With BPS Birmingham Firm Becomes Exclusive Legal Partner For BPS Birmingham Leaders 07.07.2014 David Shirt, Press Officer | 0161 838 3094 The Birmingham office of law firm Irwin Mitchell has announced a new commercial partnership with BPS Birmingham and its BPS Birmingham Leaders membership network. BPS Birmingham specialises in promoting the scale and strength of Greater Birmingham’s business professional and financial services sector and represents its members to ensure professionals and their firms have maximum potential to grow. BPS Birmingham replaced the ‘Birmingham Forward’ name last year following a strategic review. The organisation is the representative body of the sector and Leaders is specifically for established leaders and senior managers in professional firms. Other BPS Birmingham member networks are BPS Birmingham Aspire, for 16-24 year olds in education who want to join the sector, and BPS Birmingham Future, which provides a platform for the city’s young professionals to become Birmingham’s business leaders. Rob Laugharne, an Associate in the Corporate team at Irwin Mitchell, said: Expert OpinionBPS Birmingham has a strong reputation throughout the city and we are delighted to be involved in their Leaders network. It is an ideal opportunity for Irwin Mitchell to network and continue to raise the profile of its fast-growing business team.” Rob Laugharne, Partner Irwin Mitchell has made a number of senior hires within its Business Legal Services (BLS) team since the start of 2014. Amongst the recent recruits are Corporate and Commercial Partners Nick Dawson and Sarah Riding, Senior Associate Rob Laugharne, and education employment specialist Surinder Dhillon. Key contact Rob Laugharne Partner +44 (0)772 033 7848 Email Rob Press contact David Shirt BLS PR Manager 0161 838 3094 Email David Tags Corporate Rob laugharne Birmingham Related articles 20.02.2017Financial Conduct Authority And Prudential Regulation Authority Publish Decision Making Changes 15.02.2017Cocoon Aims To Secure £2.5m For Latest Expansion Drive 14.02.2017Serious Fraud Office - The Big Funding Debate 14.02.2017Inflation Rises As UK Feels Effect Of Weak Pound Post-Brexit Vote 10.02.2017Today's Court Of Appeal Ruling To Have Impact on Uber And Other Firms In 'The Gig Economy'