Climate protesters target Eversheds’ London office

By on

Sprayed with fake oil

The entrance to Eversheds Sutherland’s London office

The London office of Eversheds Sutherland has been targeted by environmental activists.

The entrance to the firm’s HQ near St Paul’s was sprayed with fake oil earlier today as part of series of non-violent protests across the capital, according to a post by Extinction Rebellion UK. Other companies said to have been targeted include JP Morgan, BAE and BP.

Apply now for the final Legal Cheek Virtual Law Fair of 2022 on Tuesday 22 November

Eversheds declined to comment.

This isn’t the first time a major law firm has been targeted by activists. In 2020, Legal Cheek reported that protestors wearing hazmat suits and banging drums descended on Slaughter and May’s London HQ in protest over what they said were the firm’s ties to the oil and gas industry.

For all the latest commercial awareness info, news and careers advice:

Sign up to the Legal Cheek Newsletter



I’d send in the police to break up the protest.





Just Stop Moaning

Why was the SHED targeted? Pretty much every commercial law firm has/had oil and gas clients.

These people need to get a bloody job


BP Recruiter

Preferably in oil, its’ booming!


Archibald Pomp O'City

Greasing their building is the least these protestors could do.


Comments are closed.

Related Stories