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For professional service firms, the management of environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks and opportunities (both in their own businesses and in the delivery of services to their clients)
has become an increasingly important and material issue.
We offer a wide range of solutions to address and manage ESG issues. These solutions, which include consulting and advisory services, are tailored to individual needs and objectives.
As the leading provider of risk and insurance-based offerings, we can also augment your ESG value proposition with our suite of ESG-related transactional solutions.
Social License to Operate
Diversity & Inclusion
Professional service firms are dependent on retention of skilled human capital to perform revenue-generating client service
Client trust and loyalty is required in professional service firms. As a result, all professionals must have the highest ethical standards
Social License to Operate
Ongoing acceptance of the company or industry's business practices and operating procedures by its employees, stakeholders, and the general public is necessary for corporate profitability
Encouraging workforce diversity and inclusion (staff & board level) is likely to enhance recruitment and retention of top talent and improve customer outcomes
A rapidly evolving compliance landscape creates opportunities and challenges, while legal and independence issues may pose risks
Exposure of customer data, particularly highly sensitive data, either through malfeasance or negligence could result in significant financial losses for all involved
While physical risks are a concern for professional service firms, transition risks generally pose a larger threat to future revenue
Aon’s Professional Services practice unites colleagues in all regions around the world to provide specialist solutions dedicated
solely to law, accounting, consulting and design firms.
We provide strategic advice, placement and management of insurance programs, and expert support across your lines of coverage.
In addition to insurance solutions, our teams create value by providing a range of additional services.
We provide a wide array of human capital solutions focused on the unique needs of professional service firms.
For professional service firms, the management of environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks and opportunities (both in their own businesses and in the delivery of services to their clients) has become an increasingly important and material issue.
Our team provides management consulting and advisory services to law firms.