Benefit Corporations, ESG & Social Enterprises

Now more than ever, companies are being held responsible for their corporate citizenship. Investors, employees, regulators, and consumers alike have taken a sharp eye to business practices in an effort to ensure that companies do not harm the communities and environments in which they operate.

At Rockridge®, we believe in doing well by doing good. We’re one of the handful of Certified B Corp® law firms nationally and a 2018 + 2019 Best for the World Honoree for our commitment to triple- bottom-line business practices. We believe that the challenging work of Building Today’s Companies for Tomorrow’s Economies® goes hand in hand with positively impacting the environmental and social fabric of our communities.

Our team of attorneys assists clients in a variety of industries across multiple impact areas, including: 

B Corp Compliance & Registration

Benefit Corporations & Alternative Business Structures

Climate Change & Environmental Sustainability Commitments

Consumer Privacy

Corporate Governance

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DE&I)

ESG Capital Markets/Securities  Regulation

Impact Investing


Mergers & Acquisitions

SBA Certifications & Compliance

Social Impact Strategy

Associated Blogs, Presentations, Publications

Simplifying Benefit CorporationsArticlesBenefit Corporations, ESG & Social Enterprise
March 10, 2021

B Corp Assessment: Benefit Corporations

  B Corp Assessment Governance Considerations: Benefit Corporations   My name is Kevin Christopher. I’m the founder of Rockridge®, a B Corp technology law firm, as well as B Tennessee,…
ArticlesBenefit Corporations, ESG & Social Enterprise
December 30, 2020

14 Business Leaders on Their Favorite Books of 2020

Photo by Janko Ferlic/Pexels We have a hunch that the pandemic has sparked new reading habits in some and revived old habits in others. Whether to entertain, to inspire, or…
ArticlesBenefit Corporations, ESG & Social Enterprise
October 7, 2020

Grading Georgia’s Public Benefit Corporation Law

Photo by Max Fischer from Pexels Georgia is the latest southeastern state to enact benefit corporation legislation, effective January 2021. We've reviewed the new statute and compared it to the Model Benefit Corporation…

Lead Attorney Profiles

Kevin Christopher


• B Corp Best For The World
• Berkeley Form + Fund Fellow
• Conscious Company® Top 22 Business Leader
• NIH RADx Faculty Member
• Real Leaders® Top 150
• Registered Patent Attorney
• SuperLawyers® Mid-South
• Yale CBE Business Leader


Shayn Fernandez

Corporate Lead

• B Corp Best For The World
• Real Leaders® Top 150