Milana Chamberlain

Partner
Norton Rose Fulbright LLP

London
United Kingdom
T:+44 20 7444 3810
London
United Kingdom
T:+44 20 7444 3810
Milana Chamberlain

Milana Chamberlain

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Biography

Milana Chamberlain is a corporate finance partner based in the Norton Rose Fulbright London office.

Milana was managing partner of the Prague office of Norton Rose Fulbright from 2006 to 2014. Since her return to London Milana has been concentrating on risk advisory and, in particular, the sustainability agenda. Currently she leads the firm's Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) initiative, our global ESG and Business and Human Rights (BHR) groups, and she advises clients on: environmental and social aspects of project finance and M&A transactions; climate change risk response of commercial organisations in the banking sector, in particular; implementation of business and human rights programmes in commercial organisations, including human rights impact assessments; implementation of mitigation measures and reporting obligations; human rights in supply chains and other challenges faced by businesses in relation to human rights and wider ESG issues in their operations. She advises clients across a wide spectrum of industries, including financial services, infrastructure, mining and commodities, life sciences and shipping.

Milana has been a member of the working group conducting research on business and human rights due diligence, run jointly by the British Institute of International and Comparative Law (BIICL) and Norton Rose Fulbright. She also worked with a global team of Norton Rose Fulbright lawyers and BIICL researchers on a specialized human rights due diligence in supply chains project, which was launched in 2018.

Milana is a member of the Human Rights Law Committee of the International Bar Association.

Chambers and Partners 2020, Business & Human Rights Law:
"Excellent" partner Milana Chamberlain is appreciated by clients and peers due to her experience of acting on policy advisory. One interviewee says: "Working with her is both interesting and effective in delivering outcomes. She has an excellent understanding of the human rights agenda and the issues faced by companies in addressing these on the international stage."


Professional experience

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  • Solicitor, qualified in England & Wales
  • "Excellent" partner Milana Chamberlain is appreciated by clients and peers due to her experience of acting on policy advisory. One interviewee says: "Working with her is both interesting and effective in delivering outcomes. She has an excellent understanding of the human rights agenda and the issues faced by companies in addressing these on the international stage." - Business & Human Rights Law - Global-wide Chambers 2020.

Knowledge

Human rights

Publication | May 18, 2020

Proposal for an EU wide mandatory human rights due diligence law

Publication | May 01, 2020

UK: Sustainability and impact: The role of technology

Publication | April 22, 2020

Project Solutions

Publication | April 07, 2020