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Suzanne Spears ranked in the Chambers Global Guide 2024

19 March 2024

Suzanne Spears ranked in the Chambers Global Guide 2024

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Suzanne Spears recognised in Who’s Who Legal: Arbitration 2024

8 December 2023

Suzanne Spears recognised in Who’s Who Legal: Arbitration 2024

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Paxus LLP recognised in The Legal 500 Green Guide: United Kingdom 2024

8 December 2023

Paxus LLP recognised in The Legal 500 Green Guide: United Kingdom 2024

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Suzanne Spears ranked in the Chambers UK Guide 2024

23 October 2023

Suzanne Spears ranked in the Chambers UK Guide 2024

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Suzanne Spears features on The Fountain Court Podcast

17 October 2023

Suzanne Spears features on The Fountain Court Podcast

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Paxus LLP and Founder & Principal Suzanne Spears ranked in The Legal 500’s 2024 UK Guide

16 October 2023

Paxus LLP and Founder & Principal Suzanne Spears ranked in The Legal 500’s 2024 UK Guide

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Suzanne Spears named in Business Today’s Top 10 Global Leaders in Business & Human Rights Law in 2023

8 August 2023

Suzanne Spears named in Business Today’s Top 10 Global Leaders in Business & Human Rights Law in 2023

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Suzanne Spears recognised in the 2023 Lawdragon 500 Leading Global Litigators guide

7 August 2023

Suzanne Spears recognised in the 2023 Lawdragon 500 Leading Global Litigators guide

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Suzanne Spears to chair a panel at the 2023 Annual Human Rights Due Diligence Forum

31 July 2023

Suzanne Spears to chair a panel at the 2023 Annual Human Rights Due Diligence Forum

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Suzanne Spears discusses running a boutique law firm in Commercial Dispute Resolution

11 July 2023

Suzanne Spears discusses running a boutique law firm in Commercial Dispute Resolution

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Suzanne Spears discusses the proposed UN business and human rights treaty in PLC Magazine

24 March 2023

Suzanne Spears discusses the proposed UN business and human rights treaty in PLC Magazine

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Suzanne Spears shortlisted for “Disputes Lawyer of the Year” at the Women and Diversity in Law Awards

13 January 2023

Suzanne Spears shortlisted for “Disputes Lawyer of the Year” at the Women and Diversity in Law Awards

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Founder and Principal Suzanne Spears interviewed by Law360

4 January 2023

Founder and Principal Suzanne Spears interviewed by Law360

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News of Paxus’ launch covered extensively in the legal press

12 December 2022

News of Paxus’ launch covered extensively in the legal press

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Suzanne Spears discusses the Court of Appeal’s Samarco decision in the Global Legal Post

23 November 2022

Suzanne Spears discusses the Court of Appeal’s Samarco decision in the Global Legal Post

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Suzanne Spears interviewed by The Law Society Gazette

8 July 2022

Suzanne Spears interviewed by The Law Society Gazette

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A&O Partner Suzanne Spears leaves to set up specialist business and human rights firm

15 June 2022

A&O Partner Suzanne Spears leaves to set up specialist business and human rights firm

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Events

Suzanne Spears to participate in UNIDROIT Exploratory Workshop on Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence in Global Value Chains

27-28 May 2024

Suzanne Spears to participate in UNIDROIT Exploratory Workshop on Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence in Global Value Chains

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Suzanne Spears to speak at a Symposium on Investors’ Obligations in International Law at the University of Geneva

17 May 2024

Suzanne Spears to speak at a Symposium on Investors’ Obligations in International Law at the University of Geneva

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Suzanne Spears to speak on a panel discussing human rights, ESG and civil society in investment arbitration at Paris Arbitration Week 2024

18 March 2024

Suzanne Spears to speak on a panel discussing human rights, ESG and civil society in investment arbitration at Paris Arbitration Week 2024

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Suzanne Spears to speak at an event focusing on ‘ESG: Legal Considerations for a Sustainable Built Environment’ organised by the UCL Bartlett School of Sustainable Construction

27 February 2024

Suzanne Spears to speak at an event focusing on ‘ESG: Legal Considerations for a Sustainable Built Environment’ organised by the UCL Bartlett School of Sustainable Construction

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Suzanne Spears to speak at Legal Action Worldwide’s roundtable, ‘Atrocity Crimes Litigation: Justice on the Frontlines’

8 February 2024

Suzanne Spears to speak at Legal Action Worldwide’s roundtable, ‘Atrocity Crimes Litigation: Justice on the Frontlines’

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Suzanne Spears to speak at the UN Forum on Business and Human Rights on the implementation of the UNGPs within the context of the pharmaceutical industry

29 November 2023

Suzanne Spears to speak at the UN Forum on Business and Human Rights on the implementation of the UNGPs within the context of the pharmaceutical industry

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Suzanne Spears to speak at the at the interactive workshop ‘ACICA Practice & Procedures toolkit: Cutting edge tools for timely, cost effective and fair arbitral proceedings’

12 October 2023

Suzanne Spears to speak at the at the interactive workshop ‘ACICA Practice & Procedures toolkit: Cutting edge tools for timely, cost effective and fair arbitral proceedings’

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Suzanne Spears to speak on a panel discussing climate issues at the intersection of law and politics at Australian Arbitration Week 2023

10 October 2023

Suzanne Spears to speak on a panel discussing climate issues at the intersection of law and politics at Australian Arbitration Week 2023

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Suzanne Spears chaired a panel on environmental, social and governance at Australian Arbitration Week 2023

9 October 2023

Suzanne Spears chaired a panel on environmental, social and governance at Australian Arbitration Week 2023

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Suzanne Spears to speak on the ‘Energy Transition: Green and Just’ panel at the 2023 edition of Building Bridges

5 October 2023

Suzanne Spears to speak on the ‘Energy Transition: Green and Just’ panel at the 2023 edition of Building Bridges

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Suzanne Spears spoke at the World Law Forum’s Roundtable on ESG Litigation and Regulatory Enforcement Action

20 June 2023

Suzanne Spears spoke at the World Law Forum’s Roundtable on ESG Litigation and Regulatory Enforcement Action

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Suzanne Spears spoke at the International Human Rights Conference on Responsible Business Conduct

19 April 2023

Suzanne Spears spoke at the International Human Rights Conference on Responsible Business Conduct

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Suzanne Spears spoke at the Biopharma Sustainability Roundtable (BSRT)

23 March 2023

Suzanne Spears spoke at the Biopharma Sustainability Roundtable (BSRT)

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Suzanne Spears to speak on IOE-KAS webinar on climate change and human rights

13 December 2022

Suzanne Spears to speak on IOE-KAS webinar on climate change and human rights

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Suzanne Spears speaking at UN Forum on Business and Human Rights on the prevention of ‘corporate capture’

28-30 November 2022

Suzanne Spears speaking at UN Forum on Business and Human Rights on the prevention of ‘corporate capture’

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Suzanne Spears speaking at the ICC Iberian Arbitration Day

28 November 2022

Suzanne Spears speaking at the ICC Iberian Arbitration Day

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Sebastián Mejía participates as panellist in the XVI International Arbitration Congress

23-25 November 2022

Sebastián Mejía participates as panellist in the XVI International Arbitration Congress

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Suzanne Spears speaking at the Engaging Business on Human Rights Forum

13-14 October 2022

Suzanne Spears speaking at the Engaging Business on Human Rights Forum

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Suzanne Spears speaking at Building Bridges Week

4-8 October 2022

Suzanne Spears speaking at Building Bridges Week

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Suzanne Spears nominated for Women and Diversity in Law Awards

21 October 2022

Suzanne Spears nominated for Women and Diversity in Law Awards

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Suzanne Spears speaking at the World Law Forum Roundtable on ESG in Emerging Markets

16 September 2022

Suzanne Spears speaking at the World Law Forum Roundtable on ESG in Emerging Markets

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Insights

Suzanne Spears – Reconciling Human Rights and Investor Rights: The Case of Climate Change

February 2024

Suzanne Spears – Reconciling Human Rights and Investor Rights: The Case of Climate Change

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Held v. Montana: A victory for climate advocates in the US

December 2023

Held v. Montana: A victory for climate advocates in the US

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The modernised (and abandoned) Energy Charter Treaty – a quest for greater policy space to meet climate change goals

November 2022

The modernised (and abandoned) Energy Charter Treaty – a quest for greater policy space to meet climate change goals

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UN business and human rights treaty negotiations – a long and winding road

November 2022

UN business and human rights treaty negotiations – a long and winding road

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ECOWAS and judicial resistance to internet shutdowns in Africa

October 2022

ECOWAS and judicial resistance to internet shutdowns in Africa

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United Nations Human Rights Committee issues ground-breaking decision on climate change

September 2022

United Nations Human Rights Committee issues ground-breaking decision on climate change

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Human rights due diligence as a new business imperative

August 2022

Human rights due diligence as a new business imperative

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United Nations General Assembly recognises the human right to a healthy environment

August 2022

United Nations General Assembly recognises the human right to a healthy environment

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The U.S. Uyghur Forced Labour Prevention Act (UFLPA): What do businesses need to know?

July 2022

The U.S. Uyghur Forced Labour Prevention Act (UFLPA): What do businesses need to know?

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The EC’s proposed Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive (CSDD): What do businesses need to know?

July 2022

The EC’s proposed Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive (CSDD): What do businesses need to know?

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Philippines Human Rights Commission publishes report on corporate responsibility for climate change

July 2022

Philippines Human Rights Commission publishes report on corporate responsibility for climate change

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Mass environmental tort claim may be heard in the UK

July 2022

Mass environmental tort claim may be heard in the UK

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