Regional lawyers are integral to their communities, whether they are a sole practitioner or a partner in the country office of a major firm. This award recognises outstanding performance by an individual practising in suburban, regional or remote Australia. It is open to all lawyers practising more than 5 kilometres from a capital city CBD in Australia.
Nominees will be judged on their responses to the following:
Detail outstanding work over FY2015 - 16 that demonstrates excellence in your specific area of practice.
Outline your contribution to the growth or financial performance of your practice area and/or the firm as a whole, with reference to financial or other relevant data.
How have you contributed to the legal profession more widely or to your local community?