In-House Lawyer of the Year

Principal Partner


Elizabeth Pearson

Director of Policy and Public Affairs


In-house lawyer/legal counsel


University of Technology Sydney
City, University of London
University of Sydney Law School
The College of Law

Construction and infrastructure, corporate, dispute resolution, family law, government, litigation, Indigenous cultural heritage

Bachelor of Arts in Communication (Journalism), University of Technology, Sydney with final semester completed at City University of London as Global Environmental Journalism Initiative Scholarship winner
Juris Doctor
Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice

Law Society of NSW, NSW Young Lawyers, New South Wales Bar Association, Law Council of Australia - Family Law Section, Women Lawyers Association of NSW & Australian Women Lawyers, International Bar Association

The Commercial Law Association of Australia

My proudest achievement is also the biggest privilege of my role – building and leading a brilliant team of lawyers to serve community by promoting the administration of, and access to, justice.

“The standard you walk past is the standard you accept” – Governor-General of Australia, David Hurley, AC, DSC, FTSE