Taking a sustainable approach to our business means that as well as adding value for our clients, we have a positive social and environmental impact.
Responsible Business Commitments
In December 2020, we came to the end of a Responsible Business Two Year Plan, which saw us meet a number of commitments, including:
Renewable energy commitment Committing to the RE100 initiative so that 100% of our global electricity requirements are sourced from renewables Social mobility for future trainees Launching two significant social mobility initiatives that have created a pipeline of talent from which are already hiring future trainees
UN Global Compact Signing up to the UN Global Compact and publishing our first Communication on Progress
Science Based Targets approved Being the first law firm to have science based carbon reduction targets approved, which will see us reduce our carbon emissions by 50% by 2030 Pro bono Stepping up our pro bono efforts and joining forces with clients to support charities through direct advice as well as providing essential legal know-how to charity professionals