We take our environmental responsibility seriously. Taylor Wessing recognises that our business activities can have an impact upon the environment. By working closely with our staff, members, suppliers and service providers, it is our aim to identify that impact, manage it effectively, and reduce it wherever possible.
We have implemented an Environmental Management System and are ISO14001 certified, which is an International Standard in Environmental Management. We are also a member of Legal Sustainability Alliance, whose aim is to enable members of the Legal Sector to work together in establishing how it can influence the climate change agenda.
For queries regarding environmental responsibility please contact Lawrence Barnes, Sustainability Manager.
Taylor Wessing LLP is committed to reducing the environmental impact from its business activities which fall within the defined scope of its environmental management system.
To achieve this, the organisation is committed to protecting the environment and preventing pollution by:
The scope of this environmental management system has been defined as: "the environmental impact which is within Taylor Wessing's operational control and that results from the provision of Legal Services from its London, Liverpool, Cambridge and Dublin offices".
Top management are committed to this policy and carry out an annual review of its effectiveness.
Last review date: 3 October 2023
Taylor Wessing is committed to improving its energy performance and to minimising its energy waste wherever possible by implementing an ISO50001 Energy Management System. Taylor Wessing aims to achieve improved energy performance by implementing a program of continual improvement and by setting objectives and targets. The firm actively promotes and commits to the following steps:
The UK Executive Board and our management team are committed to this policy and there is an annual review of its effectiveness.
Scope of Energy policy:
The energy consumption associated with the provision of legal services from Taylor Wessing’s three office locations at London, Cambridge and Liverpool.