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Business & Human Rights Law

1 ranked lawyersBand 3Global Market LeadersGlobal 2021 View ranking table
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Linklaters

Business & Human Rights Law

1 ranked lawyersBand 3Global Market LeadersGlobal 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

An international firm increasingly committed to providing human rights business counsel on major transactions. Driven by the London office, accompanied by a team of specialist advisers across its global network, the firm offers:,• Expertise on the intersection of environmental law and human rights for business. ,• Advice to lenders on the environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) impacts of large project financings.,`• Assistance to multinational corporations and major tech companies in relation to human rights due diligence and supply chain management.,• Experience in coordinating with leading global human rights NGOs.

Strengths

A client highlights the firm's "good worldwide coverage," and praises its coordination between UK and US offices. The interviewee also notes that the lawyers are "extremely helpful in providing corporate governance advice."

Notable practitioners

Vanessa Havard-Williams advises corporates and financial institutions across various sectors on compliance with the UK Modern Slavery Act. The London-based lawyer also assists multinationals with human rights issues in relation to their activity in high-risk jurisdictions.

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Business & Human Rights Law Department

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One Silk Street

London

Greater London

UK

EC2Y 8HQ

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Business & Human Rights Law


Vanessa Havard-Williams
Band 3