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

ArticlesBenefit Corporations, ESG & Social EnterpriseRVL Briefs
October 17, 2021

The Delaware Public Benefit LLC: Use it to Become a “Benefit Company” in Your State

Photo by fauxels from Pexels Does a Public Benefit Corporation structure seem too complicated or daunting for your business? Then consider the Public Benefit LLC as an alternative. By registering as a Delaware…
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…

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