Going Beyond Profit: Doing the Right Thing, the Right Way
Our firm is aware that our employees, clients, and society as a whole have increasing expectations from us to make ethical decisions. We acknowledge that our actions and recommendations to clients can have a significant impact, both locally and globally. We prioritize accountability and transparency, and use external standards to showcase our commitment towards making a positive and lasting impact.
Please see our Community, Service and Responsibility page for more projects and charities we support.
Our Environmental Footprint
We recognize the significance of the shifting climate and the need for effective environmental management. We strive to find ways to minimize our impact on the environment and the emissions associated with our operations. This includes focusing on energy and resource efficiency, waste reduction, sustainable modes of transportation, and collaborating with our supply chain partners to promote sustainability.
The Integrity of Our Work
We take pride in our purpose and values that guide us to conduct our work with honesty and integrity. Our commitment to ethical behavior is reinforced by our Ethical Code. Our ESG practice advises clients on various environmental, social, and governance matters. We understand the importance of following the same advice we give to our clients in our own operations.
People Come First
Our goal is to establish ourselves as the leading firm in terms of diversity and inclusion. We prioritize creating a safe working environment for our employees, where they are fairly compensated and their physical and mental health is well taken care of. We believe it is our responsibility to foster a culture of inclusivity where individuals from all backgrounds, identities, and circumstances can thrive and realize their full potential.
Supply Chain Accountability
Our expectations from our suppliers are outlined in our Supplier Code of Conduct and Responsible Sourcing Policy, which mandate adherence to the highest standards of sustainability and human rights across their operations. We collaborate with various providers, including social enterprises and businesses owned by minorities, and maintain open communication to address crucial matters such as climate change, ensuring a fair living wage, and promoting social mobility.
Impact on Society
Our drive to create change extends beyond our clients and into the world we inhabit. We are dedicated to making a positive social impact by empowering individuals across the globe and enabling them to improve their lives. We leverage our diverse skill set and resources to support hundreds of causes worldwide, investing significant time and financial resources each year to effect meaningful change.
Key ESG Contact
At Silk Legal, we strive to excel as an industry leader in all aspects of ESG, whether it be for our own operations or for the benefit of our clients. We would be delighted to explore ways in which we can assist you in your ESG journey. Please don’t hesitate to reach out to us.
Dr. Paul Crosio
Partner, ESG Specialist
Dr. Paul is Silk Legal's ESG specialist with years of experience in sustainability and corporate governance. He is at the forefront of the ESG conversation and has been instrumental in guiding clients towards best practices.