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Guide for General Counsel

How to influence the board of directors to drive sustainability.

This e-Guide is designed to equip General Counsel and other in-house lawyers with strategies, guidelines, and tools to help them make a difference and bring positive change to their companies and communities.

To provide readers with the necessary tools for success, the authors of this e-Guide conducted in-depth interviews with experts from around the world!

This e-Guide also seeks to raise the profile of General Counsel and to inspire and encourage other General Counsel, Board of Directors, Senior Executives and Management teams to take action and deliver long-term value.

This Guide is produced by the Global Compact Network Canada General Counsel working group.

JLL Contributors
Mark OhringerGlobal General Counsel,
JLL (Chicago)
Brett MillerCEO,
JLL Canada (Toronto)
Kathryn DitmarsGeneral Counsel,
JLL Americas (Chicago)
Leonardo OcchiuzziGraphic Designer – National Visual
Engagement, JLL Canada (Toronto)
Leila BorborGlobal Communications &
Digital Manager, JLL (Chicago)
Katie DuncanDirector Human Resources,
JLL Canada (Toronto)
Damien MillsEVP and MD – Canadian
Brokerage, JLL Canada (Calgary)
Mason LamAssociate/Broker,
JLL Canada (Calgary)
Mackenzie PhillipsEVP and
Chief Corporate Counsel,
JLL (Chicago)
Tanya EarleyMarketing Director,
JLL Americas (Chicago)
Advisory Group
Nicholas HaydukSVP and Chief Legal
Officer, Lundin Mining Corporation
(Toronto)
Kevin CoonManaging Partner,
Baker Mckenzie (Toronto)
Jonathan DrimmerVP and Assistant
General Counsel,
Barrick Gold Corp. (Washington, D.C.)
H. Graham RawlinsonPartner
Torys LLP (Toronto)
Hartland Paterson
EVP and General Counsel
SNC-Lavalin (Montreal)
Mark OstermanVP-Corporate &
Environmental Compliance
SNC-Lavalin (Montreal)
Special Thanks
Mark OhringerGlobal General Counsel,
JLL (Chicago)
Brett MillerCEO,
JLL Canada (Toronto)
Kathryn DitmarsGeneral Counsel,
JLL Americas (Chicago)
Leonardo OcchiuzziGraphic Designer – National Visual Engagement, JLL Canada (Toronto)
Joe YounderFormer Head of English
Department, St. Michael’s College School, (Toronto)
Felicia RobinsonFormer Director of
Marketing, JLL Canada
(Toronto)
Carla ShermanJD Candidate, Lakehead University (Thunder Bay) Christopher Khoury3rd Year Political Science Student, University of Toronto
(Toronto)
Nina GrayPresident,
Gray Legal Search (London)
Don InouyeExecutive Director,
The Veritas Foundation (Toronto)
Helle Bank JorgensenPresident,
Global Compact Network Canada (Toronto)
Jules ZhaoMarketing Specialist,
Global Compact Network Canada (Toronto)
Chris TurnerDirector The Extra Check Limited (Auckland) Suzanne DuncanSenior Manager, Environmental, Social & Governance Legal, Corporate & Compliance Group, BMO Financial Group (Toronto)
JLL’s 2016 Sustainability Report

The report details JLL’s efforts to further the company’s sustainability journey during 2016, covering both its recent successes as well identifying areas where the company needs to drive improvements. The report demonstrates how JLL delivers value to all of its stakeholders by putting sustainability at the heart of its services and operations. JLL continues to drive improvements across the four pillars of its sustainability leadership agenda, Building a Better Tomorrow.

Download the report