Creative, innovative, visionary…
Words that people don’t usually associate with law firms …
2013: Cullinan and Associates launches SpotOn - a new-generation, interactive, on-line environmental and health and safety compliance system that empowers businesses to improve their HSE performance.
2013: Cullinans launches the Green Innovation Forum of Southern Africa (GIFSA) as the South African hub of the Commonwealth Environmental Investment Platform (CEIP) at an event co-hosted by the British Consulate.
2011: Cullinans begins offering corporate and commercial advice tailored specifically to established and emerging green businesses.
2010: First South African law firm to publish an ecological sustainability report and policy and to offset its carbon emissions.
2010: Cullinans is the first law firm to win a Mail and Guardian “Greening the Future” award for innovation
2010: Cormac Cullinan leads the drafting of the Universal Declaration of the Rights of Mother Earth proclaimed by a 35,000 people conference in Bolivia.
2008: Cullinans is the first law firm to form a Project 90 x 2030 club to reduce greenhouse gas emissions
2004: Wild Law by Cormac Cullinan is published which outlines a new philosophy of law (Earth jurisprudence) and helps inspire a global movement with wild law organisations being established in the UK, Australia and Italy.
1997: The firm becomes the first South African law firm to succeed in building a practice exclusively in the field of environmental law.