31 Mar 2023

Gecić Law Earns Accolades in The Legal 500’s Green Guide: EMEA 2023

Gecić Law is proud to announce that it has been recognized as a Recommended Firm in The Legal 500 Green Guide: EMEA 2023, making it one of only two firms in the Western Balkans to make the ranking.  The guide recognizes law firms for contributing to the green transition by exploring their work for clients in connection with climate change mitigation and sustainability while highlighting their own internal best practices and green initiatives.

Gecić Law was commended for launching its dedicated ESG practice, the region’s first by an independent law firm, and for its groundbreaking work in areas including environmental law and renewable energy and its active contribution to the green transition.  The editorial team singled out the firm’s multidisciplinary green cluster team, which also covers corporate compliance, governance, and EU law and international trade aspects.

As part of its internal ESG strategy, Gecić Law was recognized for introducing innovative processes, tools, and technologies that have significantly reduced its carbon footprint.  The specialized team regularly participates in ESG events, delivers lectures, and contributes to publications.

Commenting on the recognition, Partner and Co-Head of ESG, Hristina Kosec, said: “We are honored to be recognized in The Legal 500 Green Guide: EMEA 2023.  It is a testament to our commitment to promoting sustainable practices in the legal industry and our dedication to supporting our clients in their efforts to incorporate green considerations into their long-term business strategies and helping them navigate the complex legal landscapes of the EU and the Western Balkans.”

The Legal 500 Green Guide highlights key firms around the globe that have demonstrated their contribution to the green transition.  It aims to provide a holistic view of firms’ sustainability engagement, including work for clients and their best practices and initiatives.