Corporate Social Responsibility

 

Diversity & Inclusion

bpv Huegel pay special attention to diversity and inclusion:

  • With 5 female partners bpv Huegel has one of the best gender ratios (approx. 25%) of the top 20 Austrian law firms.
  • Further, bpv Huegel is proud of the achievement that approx. 62% of its Associates are female.

In 2020 bpv Huegel further expressed its binding commitment on diversity and inclusion by joining the Chambers Diversity & Inclusion Charter. In Austria bpv Huegel is the first and still the only firm to join this charter and to express this particular commitment to diversity and inclusion. In the UK the Charter has been signed by firms alike King&Spalding, MSB, Willkie Farr & Gallagher.

 

Sustainability

bpv Huegel also expressed its exceptional commitment to take action to improve the environmental sustainability of its operations (carbon footprint) by joining the Legal Sustainability Alliance with numerous leading international law firms as members. bpv Huegel is the only independent Austrian law firm in this alliance working on the environmental sustainability.