Guidance for lawyers

The following compilation of documents intends to provide support for lawyers on corporate legal accountability issues, including the practical application of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights.


Resources for pre-litigation

            Resources during litigation



              Global (International tools)

              Advocates for International Development (A4ID)

              Council of Europe

              European Bars Federation

              International Bar Association (IBA)

              Law Firm Business and Human Rights Peer Learning Process

              Shift Project

              Simmons & Simmons LLP

              UN Global Compact & Linklaters




              Law Council of Australia


              Norwegian Bar Association


              Fernando Pombo Foundation

              United Kingdom

              Law Society of England and Wales

              United States of America

              American Bar Association's Center for Human Rights (ABA)