Challenges and Initiatives 2018

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Who leads your sustainability efforts?

Please describe how they contribute
Sustainability Partner
Partner
Executive Director
CSR Director
Chairs of Green Team
Chairs of Sustainability Committee
None
Other

How important do you think sustainability is to your various stakeholder groups today?

Very ImportantSomewhat ImportantNeutralLittle ImportantNot Important
Partners
Associates
Professional Staff
Existing Clients
New Clients
Other

Does your firm receive RFPs or requests for information that include asking for your firm’s sustainability policies or values?

Most
Many
Some
Few
None

Has any part of your sustainability program had a positive effect on your firm?

YesNoDon't Know
Revenue
Client Attraction
Client Retention
Cost Efficiencies
Reputation
Employee Morale
Recruitment
Procurement
Other

How does your sustainability budget compare with last year?

Increase
Neutral
Decrease
We have no budget specifically for sustainability

What are your top 3 challenges in your sustainability program? Please rank.

1
2
3

What is your firm's focus in its sustainability program for 2018?

Please specify initiative(s)
Building Design
Carbon Footprint
Employee Engagement
Firm Procedures and Practices
Social Impact
Technology
Other

What are your top 3 projects that you would like to implement in your firm if budget were not an issue? Please rank.

Please describe the projects
1
2
3

How effective is your firm's sustainability program?

Very Effective
Moderately Effective
Not so Effective as We Would Like
We Don't Measure Effectiveness

What factors contribute the most to a successful sustainability program?

Communication & Engagement
Senior Executive Support
Impact on Revenue
Other

Which of these would be useful for your sustainability program?

Becoming Certified
Benchmarking with Scorecard
Best Practices
Carbon Footprinting
Finding Sustainable Vendors
Following the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals
Tracking Sustainability Information
Other

What do you think is the outlook for sustainability programs in law firms over the next 2-3 years?

Please explain
Very Good
Good
Neutral
Poor
Very Poor

13) What sustainability issue do you think the legal industry should tackle? Is your firm supportive of this issue?

14) What programs, services, or tools would you like the Law Firm Sustainability Network to provide you to help you advance your sustainability program?

Please email a copy of my answers and notify me when the results are available.

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