Sustainability, corporate social responsibility and ESG

Sustainability is a decisive criterion for companies that determines their success and future viability.

Do you meet the requirements of the German Supply Chain Due Diligence Act [Lieferkettensorgfaltspflichtengesetz - LkSG]? Have you already established a holistic corporate social responsibility management and reporting system? Do ESG criteria already play an important role in your company?

Our sustainability team at Oppenhoff supports you in mastering the legal challenges.

Comprehensive legal advice on sustainability

We advise you on all important sustainability topics, for example:

Environment - environmental protection and green economy

  • Identification and assessment of environmental risks in corporate transactions
  • Cooperation between companies in environmental protection - antitrust aspects 
  • Advice on green buildings and green leases 

Social - working world and corporate responsibility

  • CSR management and reporting
  • Working conditions and sustainable supply chains
  • Drafting of codes of conduct
  • Diversity and inclusion in companies
  • Implementation of whistleblowing systems

Governance - sustainable corporate management and risk compliance

  • Disclosure and regulatory requirements
  • Implementation of appropriate corporate governance structures
  • Sustainability in the context of directors’ and managers’ remuneration
  • Compliance and risk management
  • Duties and liability of executive bodies in connection with ESG and compliance
  • ESG due diligence

as well as all aspects of sustainable finance and green bonds.

Please feel free to contact us!

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Isabel Hexel

Isabel Hexel

PartnerAttorneySpecialized Attorney for Employment Law

Konrad-Adenauer-Ufer 23
50668 Cologne
T +49 221 2091 348
M +49 172 1476 657



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