General Counsel of the Year

General counsel occupy important management roles within companies and government departments, acting as both legal and commercial advisers to business leaders. This award recognises superior in-house performance and leadership. It is open to all general counsel or heads of legal based in Australia.

Assessment Criteria:

Nominees will be judged on their responses to the following:

  • Detail outstanding work over FY2015 - 16, including successful initiatives you have developed.

  • How have you have managed and mitigated risk, and contributed to the financial or policy goals of your organisation?

  • How has your leadership shaped the culture and strategy of the in-house team?

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