Matheson is honoured to have been awarded the Best Energy Achievement in Financial & Professional Services at the Business Energy Achievement Awards 2023. The awards, which celebrate the energy achievements of businesses and organisations across all sectors in Ireland, have recognised Matheson for its exceptional contributions to the field.
Partner Garret Farrelly received the Energy Leader Award, which recognises and honours outstanding leaders who have made a significant contribution to business energy and advancing sustainable practices. Garret heads up Matheson’s Energy, Natural Resources and Utilities Group and also chairs Matheson's ESG Advisory Group and co-chairs the firm's Environmental Sustainability Committee, which is supported by lawyers and business service professionals across the firm.
Commenting on the awards, Patrick Spicer, Chairperson, Matheson, said:
"We are delighted to be acknowledged at this year's Business Energy Achievement Awards and I offer my special congratulations to Garret Farrelly. These accolades are a testament to our continuous efforts in promoting sustainable business practices and in providing exceptional legal services to our clients as they navigate today's ESG-related challenges.
We are honoured to be recognised for our commitment to making a positive impact and I would like to thank all of our colleagues across the firm who give their time and expertise to initiatives that ensure we meet and continuously improve Matheson's Environmental Sustainability objectives, one of the key pillars of our Impactful Business Programme."
Energy Leader recipient, Garret Farrelly, commented:
"I am deeply honoured to receive the Energy Leader Award. At Matheson, we firmly believe that sustainability is a responsibility that extends beyond our legal expertise. Through our collaboration with clients, our partner-led ESG Advisory Group and our Environmental Sustainability Committee, we strive to drive positive change and create a sustainable future for all. These awards are a testament to the collective effort of our exceptional team and the unwavering commitment to sustainability that defines Matheson."
Matheson was the first firm to establish a dedicated partner-led ESG Advisory Group and has long been at the forefront of driving sustainable practices in the legal industry. Matheson continues to champion sustainability, guiding clients through the complexities of the evolving ESG landscape, and providing innovative solutions to address their challenges. Find out more on Matheson's ESG Hub.
Find out more about the Business Energy Achievement Awards 2023 and winners here