Gershanik Writes on ESG’s Impact in the Boardroom for the Best Lawyers® Corporate Law & Commercial Litigation Legal Guide

Maureen Gershanik, a partner in Fishman Haygood’s Business Section, authored the article “More Than a Buzzword: ESG’s Rightful Place in the Boardroom” published in the Best Lawyers® 2023 Corporate Law & Commercial Litigation Legal Guide. With its explosion into mainstream consciousness, ESG has developed a variety of meanings, oftentimes leading to confusion and disagreement about its objective. Once one considers ESG’s origins, however, Gershanik posits that it is clear that ESG squarely belongs as a topic of discussion in the boardroom and as part of a corporation’s long-term strategic plan. Click here to read the article.

Gershanik advises clients on ESG initiatives and practices in the areas of corporate law and governance, securities law, and mergers and acquisitions. She is a New Orleans 2023 Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” in both Mergers and Acquisitions Law and Securities/Capital Markets Law. Read more about her practice here.