Human rights statement of intent

As a leading global law firm, Linklaters LLP is committed to excellence, aspiring to lead by example and conduct every aspect of our business with integrity. Our commitment extends to fostering a working environment that respects and protects internationally proclaimed human rights and avoids complicity in human rights abuses. We view this as an integral part of our collective responsibilities to our clients, our colleagues, the marketplace and society.

We aspire to apply the ten principles of the UN Global Compact, including respect for the protection of human rights.

We endorse the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. In line with these principles, we strive to avoid causing or contributing to adverse human rights impacts on our people and in the running of our offices, including in supplier procurement, and to address such impacts when they occur.