ESG Litigation Second Annual Summit 2024


Tuesday 12th of March 2024 - Ironmongers' Hall, London

The Only ESG Litigation Forum in The UK

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Embark on an Immersive Journey into The World of ESG Litigation where We explore key Insights, from The Rise of Environmental Litigation and Green Washing Claims to Examining Liabilities Arising from Changes to Supply Chain Practices Across the World. 

A Peek at What's in Our Delectable Discussion:


ESG in the UK:

Where Are We Now?

- Recent updates in the UK

- How is the UK keeping up with the rest of the world?

- The UK courts jurisdiction


ESG in The EU and Australia

in Comparison to the UK

- International jurisdictions updates in Australia & USA

- EU Legislation (CRD and CRSD Legislation)

- Regulatory Frameworks 


Reputation Management


- Exploring how ESG Practices affect a Company’s reputation

- ESG reporting & Disclosure

- Identifying key stakeholders & their influence on reputation


Addressing Human Rights &

Corporate Transactions

- Contractual Protections

- What now, after Client Earth Decision

- Update on OECD guidelines

- Whistleblowing


Examining Liabilities Arising from Changes to

Supply Chain Practices Across the World

- Supply chain security & the impact of supply chain practices on the environment

- CSR & Supply Chain Management

- Challenges of navigating diverse international regulations

- Ethical Sourcing


The Rise of Environmental Litigation

& Green Washing Claims

- Greenwashing Regulations

- Environmental misuse through the lens of insurance

- Group Claims and current proceedings

- Consumer Protection on greenwashing

Meet The Pioneers Leading The Charge in ESG Litigation:

Heather Gagen
Heather Gagen Head of Dispute Resolution and Head of ESG & Impact
Travers Smith
Jane Pittaway
Jane Pittaway Executive Chair
General Counsel Sustainability Forum
Katrina Walter
Katrina Walter Lawyer (Advocacy and Campaigns)
Dr. Wolf H. von Bernuth
Dr. Wolf H. von Bernuth Partner
Hausfeld (Germany)
Helen Tung
Helen Tung Barrister
Tung Chambers (Australia)
Tom Davey
Tom Davey Co Founder & Director
Factor Risk Management
Elaina Bailes
Elaina Bailes Partner
Sarah Bishop
Sarah Bishop Of Counsel
Neil Pearson
Neil Pearson Partner, Head of ESG and Social Value
Mills & Reeve
Sybille Raphael
Sybille Raphael Legal Director
Tom Cummins
Tom Cummins Partner
Anthea Bowater
Anthea Bowater Senior Associate
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Anna Brownrigg
Anna Brownrigg Partner
Enyo Law
Belen Satorre
Belén Satorre Associate Director, ESG – Human Rights
Margherita Cornaglia
Margherita Cornaglia Barrister
Mishcon de Reya
Sudhanshu Swaroop KC
Sudhanshu Swaroop KC Barrister
Twenty Essex
Jessica Brooke
Jessica Brooke Barrister
Wilberforce Chambers
Razzaq Ahmed
Razzaq Ahmed Associate
Brown Rudnick
Jamie Cartwright
Jamie Cartwright Partner
Charles Russell Speechlys
Frances Gourdie
Frances Gourdie Managing Associate
Simmons & Simmons
Robert Kovacs
Robert Kovacs Partner
Sinéad Oryszczuk
Sinéad Oryszczuk Partner
Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP (CMS)
Stuart Wardlaw
Stuart Wardlaw Partner
Addleshaw Goddard LLP
Emily Nicholson
Emily Nicholson Partner
Mishcon de Reya
Josephine Richardson
Josephine Richardson Managing Director, Head of Research
Anthropocene Fixed Income Institute
Sylvie Gallage-Alwis
Sylvie Gallage-Alwis Partner
Signature Litigation (France)
Maryse Gordon
Maryse Gordon Global Partnerships & UK/Ireland Business Development Manager
Daniel Leader
Daniel Leader Partner
Leigh Day

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