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)

            International Bar Association (IBA)

            Law Firm Business and Human Rights Peer Learning Process

            Shift Project

            Simmons & Simmons LLP

            UN Global Compact & Linklaters

            Advocates for International Development (A4ID)

            European Bars Federation


            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)