ClientEarth North America addresses climate change through the lens of corporate, financial and consumer law.

We use our unique expertise to bring the world’s corporate and financial systems into line with crucial climate and biodiversity targets. Our team of experts leverage the law to enable communities, investors, and businesses to use their power in the fight against climate change and nature loss.


Five of the world’s top 10 largest banks by market capitalization are North American according to Statista 2022


Dimensional's 2023 Matrix Book shows that the US stock market is the largest in the world and accounts for almost 60% of global equity.


North America emits the second largest amount of carbon emissions in the world by region according to the 2020 CO₂ and Greenhouse Gas Emissions by Our World In Data


41 of the world’s 100 largest companies are American according to the 2023 S&P Global 100 Index.
Climate risk is a financial risk. The impacts of climate change and nature loss will disrupt business operations and supply chains and have ramifications on the health of the global economy and individual well-being worldwide.
Danielle Lackey, Head of ClientEarth North America

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