Checklist Legal

Certified B Corporation
Headquarters

Victoria, Australia

Certified Since

April 2022

Industry

Legal activities

Sector

Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

Operates In

Australia,

Brazil,

Canada,

Denmark,

France,

Germany,

Ireland,

Italy,

Netherlands The,

New Zealand,

Singapore,

United Kingdom,

United States

Checklist Legal is a collaborative, design-focused commercial law firm, where we help women in business and law create contracts clients love. We believe... that if we want to live in a better world, businesses (and especially law firms!) must take a central role in creating and demonstrating best practice in user design and sustainability... We believe that thoughtfully designed contracts improve the confidence and quality of life for business owners and make businesses better places to work in and work with... We believe that we can all create a client-centric, balanced business models that build measurable benefits and positive impact on all sides of the supply chain… We believe that females in business and the legal industry are ready and waiting to lead the way towards this exciting and innovative future, with the right combination of legal advice, skillful drafting, service design, and legal coaching …. That’s where we come in! All businesses have contracts, but rarely are they optimised. We’re committed to delivering high quality legal services and actionable advice whilst having a positive social impact in areas we’re passionate about.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Checklist Legal earned an overall score of 93.7. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
93.7
93.7 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 16.3

The Governance Impact Area evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social and environmental impact, ethics, and transparency. This section also evaluates the ability of a company to protect their mission and formally consider stakeholders in decision making through their corporate structure (e.g. benefit corporation) or corporate governing documents.

Mission & Engagement4.5
Ethics & Transparency1.8
+ Mission Locked10

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.


Community 73.2

The Community Impact Area evaluates a company's engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity, and inclusion; economic impact; civic engagement; charitable giving; and supply chain management. In addition, this section recognizes business models that are designed to address specific community-oriented problems, such as poverty alleviation through fair trade sourcing or distribution via microenterprises, producer cooperative models, locally focused economic development, and formal charitable giving commitments.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion21.0
Economic Impact16.3
Civic Engagement & Giving5.6
Supply Chain Management2.4
+ Designed to Give22.6

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.


Environment 1.0

The Environment Impact Area evaluates a company's overall environmental management practices as well as its impact on the air, climate, water, land, and biodiversity. This includes the direct impact of a company's operations and, when applicable, its supply chain and distribution channels. This section also recognizes companies with environmentally innovative production processes and those that sell products or services that have a positive environmental impact. Some examples might include products and services that create renewable energy, reduce consumption or waste, conserve land or wildlife, provide less toxic alternatives to the market, or educate people about environmental problems.

Environmental Management0.0
Air & Climate0.8
Water0.0
Land & Life0.2

Customers 3.0

The Customers Impact Area evaluates a company's stewardship of its customers through the quality of its products and services, ethical marketing, data privacy and security, and feedback channels. In addition, this section recognizes products or services that are designed to address a particular social problem for or through its customers, such as health or educational products, arts and media products, serving underserved customers or clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

Customer Stewardship3.0


Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2022 Overall B Impact Score93.7

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