On 21 April 2021, the Swiss law firm sigma legal announced its certification as a registered B Corporation.
B Corporations (or B Corps™) are a growing group of companies reinventing business, by pursuing purpose as well as profit. Sigma legal has been certified by B Lab leading global sustainability non-profit B Lab, as having met rigorous social and environmental standards which represent its commitment to business goals outside of profit. The B Corp Certification covers five key impact areas, namely governance, employees, community, environment and clients.
Sigma legal is a law firm active in corporate and technology law, which focuses on producing high-value added legal services, at the forefront of fast-evolving fields such as IP, IT and Data protection. Since its inception in 2016, sigma legal has embraced B Corp values, by putting high human and social standards at the forefront of its practice, both in its internal management and with its clients.
Sigma legal is proud to act as counsels for numerous entities which themselves create a positive impact on society, be they corporations, non-profit organizations, international organizations, hospitals, schools or universities.
Sigma legal is now part of a community of close to 4’000 businesses globally who have been certified as B Corps. The B Corp Community is reflective of the European economy with businesses from a cross section of industries and sizes.
About Sigma legal
Sigma legal is an innovative boutique law firm, with offices in Geneva and Lausanne, Switzerland. The firm assists domestic and international companies, as well as non-profit organizations. Its expertise focuses on business and technology law (IP, IT, Data Protection) as well as Media and Employment law.
Sigma legal is the result of the association of five Partners who have considerable experience in high profile matters, both from a legal advice and from a litigation perspective. Sigma legal has been ranked amongst the best Swiss law firms since 2017 by peer review. The modern and light structure of the firm allows sigma legal to be competitive, while delivering high-end quality of work.
About B Lab Switzerland
B Lab Switzerland is the Swiss branch of a global non-profit organization that supports a community of people using business as a force for good.
B Lab is transforming the global economy to benefit all people, communities, and the planet. As a leader in economic systems change, our global network creates standards, policies, and tools for business, and we certify companies—known as B Corps—who are leading the way. To date, our community includes nearly 4,000 B Corps in over 70 countries and 150 industries, over 8,000 benefit corporations, and 100,000 companies managing their impact with the B Impact Assessment and the SDG Action Manager.