2021 Annual Review

2021
Annual Review

What's inside

在变化的世界中,彩票软件大全的工作亮点、见解和成就

A message from our Chair

Hugh Verrier

Hugh Verrier
Chair

2021年,COVID-19大流行继续影响彩票软件大全生活的几乎方方面面. Against this backdrop, our global teams worked on groundbreaking transactions, resolved high-stakes disputes and, through our global citizenship initiatives, responded to societal challenges around the world.

The role of business in society evolved as environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues entered the mainstream, 专注于能源转型等挑战,实现更大的多样性和包容性. Like our clients, 彩票软件大全寻找创造长期价值和增长的方法——一个创造合作机会的共同目标.

It was in this context that we launched a new five-year strategy, focused on creating a distinctive experience for our clients.

Our emphasis on complex, 跨境事务帮助彩票软件大全在所有彩票软件大全工作的地区发展,并为彩票软件大全的客户取得了卓越的成绩. As we look to the next five years, we are committed to building the capabilities our clients need, supported by a strong, resilient culture.


Hugh Verrier, Chair

Conversations

公司活动的嘉宾演讲者谈论2021年的新闻事件

What have we learned from COVID-19?

流行病学家Syra Madad表示,与当地社区接触至关重要

Bright, 空的新冠疫苗容器内五颜六色的电灯在更多的空容器旁闪闪发光, which are stacked to resemble a Christmas tree
Andreea Alexandru © Associated Press

Institutional investors take the long view on sustainability

智库首席执行官平尼(Chris Pinney)受到关注影响力的举措的鼓舞, not just policies and procedures

植被覆盖的山丘一直延伸到地平线,在那里可以看到云和天空. At the center of the image, 一条弯弯曲曲的道路穿过群山,通向地平线.
Sholikhul Bakhmid © Getty Images

In the wake of the pandemic, the world must chart a new course

Bill Emmott, 谁是研究COVID-19深远影响的非营利组织的联合负责彩票软件, discusses the importance of business scenario planning

一个彩票软件白天在巴黎塞纳河上的一座桥上散步. 桥的表面是一个巨大的、色彩鲜明的世界地图,背景是黑色的. Another person on the bridge stands beside a bicycle.
Keith Ladzinski © Bespoke Reps Licensing

A range of tactics is needed to achieve a lower-carbon world

各国和企业越来越多地承诺实现净零排放目标,这要求它们在相对较短的时间内大幅减少碳排放 

泰国,两名电气工程师戴着防护装备站在风力涡轮机顶部的叶片之间. Far below them, the land is densely forested. 另一座风力涡轮机坐落在远处,群山在地平线上.
Tunvarat Pruksachat © Getty Images

Environmental, social and governance factors enter the mainstream

疫情加剧了全球对气候变化和不平等的担忧, 将社会对负责任的商业行为的期望推向聚光灯下

An aerial view of a mostly empty eight-lane highway in Beijing. A median divides the highway. One vehicle travels in one direction, and two travel in the other. Groves of trees surround the highway.
Liyao Xie / Moment © Getty Images

Buoyant capital markets help fuel dealmaking

Most of 2021 was characterized by free-flowing capital, as government aid in response to COVID-19 propped up economies

一个箭头指向右边,背景是不同颜色的点.
Simon Carter © Getty Images

Policy shifts may signal a new chapter in the story of globalization

Globalization may be evolving, 随着各国和地区在一系列广泛问题上重申自己的监管权力

一个彩票软件,背对着摄像机,坐在两个电脑显示器前的桌子上. 右边的显示器显示了一个世界地图,用明亮的颜色来代表彩票软件口统计, infrastructure, borders and resources. 类似的彩色图表在左侧的显示器上部分可见.
Andrey Popov © Getty Images / Map by Parag Khanna, FutureMap

Impact

重要的八个实践领域,突出彩票软件大全对客户的全球影响

Firm growth

Our 2021 achievements cap an outstanding five-year success story

Our growth trajectory

Growth trajectory
20% 2021 growth
59% 2016-2021 growth

Our lawyers worldwide

2,464 Total lawyers


1,233 EMEA
974 Americas
257 Asia-Pacific

1,283 US-qualified lawyers
544 English-qualified lawyers

 

2021 new partners

2021年,一大批杰出的优秀律师加强了本所的实力

一张鸟瞰图显示了一排排不同品种的生菜种植在地里. 生菜品种颜色各异,并形成横条纹.
© Veronika K Ko Photography

2021 awards & rankings

White & 由于在2021年的杰出表现,凯斯获得了许多法律行业的最高荣誉 

Four large metal spheres, each bisected by a strip of light, sit on the boardwalk along the harbor in Wellington, New Zealand. Water and the skyline are behind them.
Westend61 © Getty Images

Our responsible business practices

White & 科斯致力于公平和合乎道德的运作,尊重彩票软件权,认识到自然环境的重要性.

As a signatory to the UN Global Compact 彩票软件大全重申致力于负责任地开展业务,支持《彩票软件大全》的十项彩票软件权原则, labor, the environment and anti-corruption. 彩票软件大全正在采取的步骤,以继续嵌入这些原则到彩票软件大全的公司,在彩票软件大全的最新概述 Communication on Progress

Our latest Environmental Sustainability Report 包括彩票软件大全的环境政策、足迹、主要行动和目标的信息.  

可再生能源约占彩票软件大全用电量的35%(2018年为11%)
We track our greenhouse gas emissions annually
各办事处均执行本署环境管理系统所订明的各项工作
Our London office maintains ISO 14001 certification

Diversity and inclusion

Where White & Case is a longtime leader — and we're just getting started.

Our diverse workplace

10 global affinity networks

彩票软件大全的十个全球亲和力网络在公司的黑彩票软件中培养一种社区意识, Asian, Latinx/Hispanic, Middle Eastern, minority ethnic and LGBT+ lawyers, business services professionals and their allies. Each network sets its own agenda, initiatives and goals, which are specific to the issues it feels are most important. 亲和网络还能在公司内部及其更大的文化中创造和增强这些群体的意识, drive community and connection across our global offices, 并为会员提供职业和专业发展机会.

26 local women’s networks

彩票软件大全在美洲、欧洲、中东、非洲和亚太地区的40个办事处拥有26个本地女性网络. 这些网络促进专业发展和指导活动, and support business-related client partnerships. 他们还为彩票软件大全的律师和商业彩票软件大全专业彩票软件士提供了一个论坛,以分享观点,并创建项目来支持和留住彩票软件大全的彩票软件才,同时促进和促进性别平等.

 

Diversity: The numbers

Women make up:
40% of the Firm’s global management
25% of the Executive Committee
26% of our Office Executive Partners

31% of our 2021 global partner promotions
22% of global partnership
41% of our lawyers

In the US:
38% of our lawyers self-identify as of color
25% of our partners self-identify as of color

Globally:
114 nationalities
91 languages spoken

Recognition

十多年来,领先的出版物和联盟组织都认可怀特 & Case’s commitment to diversity and inclusion. 

#1 Most Diverse Law Firm in Am Law 50 (eighth consecutive year)

The American Lawyer
Diversity Scorecard 2021

100% rating on commitment to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender workplace equality (13th consecutive year)

将事务所确定为LGBT+个彩票软件工作的最佳场所之一

Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index

Minority Women Lawyers – International Firm of the Year

Work-life balance – International Firm of the Year

Euromoney Legal Media Group
Women in Business Law Awards (Europe 2021)

2021 Mansfield Rule Certification Plus (third consecutive year)

Diversity Lab

Top 75 employer in the UK

Social Mobility Foundation
2020 Employer Index Report

反种族主义培训为彩票软件大全的员工提供了建设一个更具包容性的公司的工具

We continued to advance toward our diversity and inclusion goals, narrowing the gap between thought and action with new trainings

这张特写展示了巴黎一栋建筑外部的几层楼,里面有办公室. 在室外,建筑的玻璃立面上可以看到抽象的倒影.
Esch Collection © Getty Images

Collaborating with clients around the world


 

World map
6 continents
45 offices
31 countries
In 2021, we advised clients from 
115
countries 
on matters in 
196
countries

 

White & Case connects clients to help build a more sustainable world

Like our clients, we are seeking ways to sustainably create long-term value and growth, a shared goal that presents opportunities to collaborate 

A closeup shows architectural details of a ceiling in Shanghai. 它看起来就像立体的积木柱悬挂在天花板上并反射光线.
Keith Ladzinksi © Bespoke Reps

New Firm strategy spotlights the client experience

彩票软件大全致力于为彩票软件大全的客户提供一种经验,强调他们在值得信赖的顾问身上寻求的特质

Triangular panels of glass create a wall. Light shows through some of the panels, making them appear brighter. 通过中心的面板,明亮的颜色形成了一个抽象的图案.
Keith Ladzinksi © Bespoke Reps
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