Direct contribution to SDGs
Type of Pledge
By 2024, we implement a practice integrating one or more ESG sustainability impact elements in the advice and support of 80 % of our clients, as well as in all our legal training and/or awareness raising events*.
* Such as the analysis of possible improvement from a social and/or environmental point of view through the various functions, processes or activities of the business activity.
By 2025, we support pro bono at least six initiatives that increase the adoption of responsible governance principles by micro, multinational or non-profit organisations*.
* Selected initiatives on social and environmental impact criteria, e.g. working group on stakeholder engagement, shared governance, improved impact measurement methods or early integration of sustainability criteria in the business start-up phase.
By 2025, we implement digital solutions enabling at least 60 % of our clients to adopt a paperless solution for the exchange of confidential information, through our responsible "Digital Legal Service Provider" solutions*.
* A responsible solution involving the smallest environmental footprint and the most socially and environmentally responsible operation, depending on the state of the industry at the time of the provider's selection. See report from Legal Sustainability Alliance about 59 legal consultancies or law firms in England revealing a collective use of 4K t of paper in one year.
Scope of Pledges:
Everwise Sàrl operates in Switzerland. The pledges taken within the STI framework apply to the sustainability policy for all activities of Everwise Sàrl in Switzerland. The company is therefore accountable for their implementation within the limits of its field of activity.
Note: By 2023 systematically indicates the end of the year, meaning: By the end of 2023 (unless otherwise defined, such as fiscal year)