In celebration of the Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards’ 20th Anniversary, this year we will recognise one individual for their ongoing advancement of the profession of law in Australia.
Finalists will be announced from the top-ranking nominations. The winner will be determined by a public vote on LawyersWeekly.com.au to recognise the individual’s outstanding performance and impact on the business of law.
Nominations will be open to all legal professionals, recognising their achievements from 2000 to 2020. It includes current and former legal professionals with consideration of their achievements over this 20-year period. This includes, but is not limited to, those working in legal practice, academia and law reform.
The winner with the highest number of votes will be announced at this year’s Australian Law Awards on 7 August 2020.
Please detail how the profession of law has benefited from their contribution. Include examples that demonstrate their significant impact in advancing the cause of justice for Australian lawyers and the broader community.