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International law firm Brown Rudnick LLP is partnering with GreenBackers on their climate technologies pitch programme 26 For COP26, the United Nations Climate Summit being held in Glasgow in November 2021. GreenBackers and their partners, including Brown Rudnick, are hosting a series of events and investment programmes in the six months leading to the final 26 companies pitching at the COP. On 20 May, the organizers held the “SuperPitch Launch” event to invite contestants to participate in the COP26 SuperPitch. 

Neil Foster, Brown Rudnick Partner and Chair of the Firm’s Technology Group, is spearheading the Firm’s sponsorship of the  programmes and the Showcase event, the “Climate Innovation SuperPitch,” at COP26. The 26 chosen companies, from all over the world, will present to leading investors in environmental technologies, who will meet, review, and determine their suitability for funding. 

As part of the May “SuperPitch Launch” event, William R. Baldiga, Brown Rudnick Partner and CEO, was featured in a video inviting innovators to participate in the COP26 SuperPitch. William R. Baldiga commented in the video, “If you are an entrepreneur, we encourage you to apply for a place on the Greenbackers SuperPitch programme during COP26, the most important global climate summit in many years. Brown Rudnick has an extremely active cleantech and impact investment practice and we are thrilled to be supporting COP26.” Watch the video here.

Brown Rudnick’s Technology Group has advised on hundreds of transactions worth billions of dollars in over 50 countries. The Group acts for companies in the technology space on a range of legal issues, including advising on transactions involving cleantech, environmental technology, corporate venturing, impact investing, fintech, blockchain technology, cryptocurrency, health care, and digital health.

Watch the video here.

Read more about Brown Rudnick’s sponsorship of COP26 here.

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