Our Pledges

EMG Solicitors have committed to a number of over arching pledges and each year we work towards a specific goal to fulfil our commitment in the areas we feel are important to our people, our business and our communities. Our current pledges are;

Community

We pledge to make a positive and significant contribution to the communities where we live and work through investing in individuals and community initiatives.

2020/21 Pledge

  • We pledge to give 5% of any company profits to our Fund with County Durham Community Foundation to support those in need in our wider communities.

Sustainability

We pledge to continually improve our sustainability agenda and to lessen our impact on the environment and the communities we support.

2020/21 Pledge

  • We pledge to reduce our paper waste by 10% this year and reduce overall inter office travel costs within the firm by 10% and further reduce our carbon footprint.

Diversity and Inclusion

We pledge to provide an equality of opportunity for all people in everything we do. We value the strength that comes with difference and the positive contribution diversity brings to our workplace.

2020/21 Pledge

  • We pledge to undertake the Stonewall UK Workplace Equality Index to measure our progress on inclusion in our workplace.

Wellbeing

We pledge to be proactive in the positive mental and physical wellbeing of our employees providing support to ensure all our employees can make a valued contribution to the work we do.

2020/21 Pledge

  • We pledge to proactively work towards achieving the Silver Better Health at Work Award.