Ellisons Solicitors are delighted to be partnering with Auditel to help them on the road to becoming Verified Carbon Neutral and achieving ‘green accreditation’.
Ellisons Solicitors is one of the oldest, most established and fastest growing firms in the East of England having been founded over 250 years ago. The firm takes a tremendous amount of pride in its regional roots and in being a local expert. Ellisons’ exceptional longevity can be attributed to its tradition of proactive, friendly and highly-personalised client service.
The firm’s guiding principle is to put their clients’ needs at the centre of everything they do, acting as a trusted advisor in every respect. As a full-service firm, Ellisons offers a comprehensive range of services to businesses and individuals across the region and beyond. With a team of over 270 people across its offices in Suffolk and Essex, Ellisons has a proven track record of providing clients with first class service, advice and support.
Lizzy Firmin, COO for Ellisons Solicitors, comments “As a firm we are committed to making a difference to the community and we take the impact we have on the environment very seriously. We are committed to operating in a responsible way and wish to promote sustainability. We will audit, report on, and improve on our sustainability as we aim to achieve ‘green accreditation’. We continually look at ways in which we can improve our environmental performance and actively encourage all our colleagues and suppliers to look for positive changes.
The measures Ellisons Solicitors have already put in place include:
- Introduction of a document management system, which has accelerated our move towards paper-light working.
- Minimising disposal of waste and implementing a practical recycling policy.
- Supporting local communities and charitable organisations.
- Building a well-balanced and supportive environment for colleagues.
- Acting fairly in our dealings with clients, suppliers and other third parties.
We are delighted to be working with Auditel to help us achieve our long-term sustainability goals.”