Green Power Partnership
|Chapman and Cutler LLP|
|Organization Type||Legal Services|
|Annual Green Power Usage (kWh)||1,800,000|
|Percentage Green Power||100%|
|Purchasing Third-Party Certified Green Power Product?||Yes|
|Partner's Reporting Period||1/1/2013 - 12/31/2013|
|Latest Annual Report Received On||2/5/2014|
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Since its founding in 1913, Chapman and Cutler LLP has focused on finance. With more than 200 attorneys in Chicago, New York, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, and Washington DC, the firm represents market participants in all aspects of banking, corporate finance and securities, and public finance transactions. Chapman is widely recognized for its experience in specialized areas of finance, including asset securitizations and pooled investment products, bankruptcy proceedings, workouts and restructurings, investment companies, leasing, sports and project finance, taxation, and trust and estate matters. The firm also represents business entities in litigation, mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, energy and environmental issues, and intellectual property.
As part of the firm's ongoing commitment to being responsible corporate citizens, they are proud of their sustainable business practices. Since 1998, the firm has undertaken several major remodeling and retrofitting projects to ensure the office space is eco-friendly and in line with Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) criteria. The firm's sustainability goals include energy conservation, recycling, low-emitting materials, water use, and green purchasing programs, where they purchase renewable energy certificates (RECs) to cover all of their electricity usage. At Chapman, practicing green is one of the company's best practices.