Following the government’s announcement of the Future Fund, designed to help startups across the UK with financing to get through the coronavirus crisis, we are delighted to welcome Dominc Hallas, Executive Director at Coadec and Ylan Steiner, Partner at Orrick who will be hosting an interactive webinar alongside Carlos Espinal, Managing Partner at Seedcamp to discuss what the deal means for startups; who is eligible and how to apply.

During the session, Dominic, Ylan and Carlos will walk through the scheme itself and respond to live questions submitted by you so please come prepared with the issues you’d most like them to cover.

The link to join the event will be shared via Twitter shortly before the start of the session.


Join the call at 2.15pm BST, 26 March with Florence Brocklesby, Employment Lawyer at Bellevue Law to help you navigate through the Government Job Retention Scheme. Florence will cover what is known about the scheme and what still remains to be clarified, and provide practical guidance on the Scheme and other Coronavirus-related employment law issues. Some topics we’ll address include:


About Florence:

Florence Brocklesby is the founder of Bellevue Law, a boutique law firm specialising in litigation and employment law. She trained at Freshfields, and worked for the firm in London, Brussels and Hong Kong, and for US law firm Debevoise & Plimpton, before founding Bellevue Law in 2014.

Florence acts for both employers and senior executives. Her employer clients include numerous tech firms and private equity owned businesses, as well as other law firms, and she supports clients on a wide range of employment law issues, including preparing employment contracts and service agreements, advising on asset sales, negotiated exits and redundancies, and conducting investigations and disciplinary procedures.