Since retiring from professional rugby in 2008, Lawrence has established a variety of business and commercial relationships. He was Sales Director of The Listening Company, a UK based call centre business which was sold to Serco in 2012. He is most recently the Founder Partner of BBH Sport, a new Sports Markering Agency that he launched in 2014. Lawrence also works with Rugby World Cup England 2015 as well as being a Global Ambassador for Land Rover.
In March 2013, Lawrence teamed up with BT Sport to launch the Sports Channel and become their leading rugby union expert. Lawrence's role covers BT Sport's exclusive coverage of all the live matches from the Aviva Premiership as well as the European Champions Cup. He features as both the studio expert pundit as well as a co-commentator. He is a respected regular columnist for The Sunday Times.
Lawrence's outstanding achievements were recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours List, where he was awarded an MBE (2004) and an OBE (2008).
A keen Chelsea supporter, he lives in Richmond, West London and is married to Alice. They have three children - Ella (17), Josie (15) and Enzo (13).