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Women in Law submissions open

Women in Law submissions open

Submissions open

Lawyers Weekly is pleased to announce that submissions are now open for the annual Women in Law Awards.

Now in its sixth year, the yearly event seeks to recognise the females who are leading the pack across the legal profession.

From the leading dealmakers and influential thought leaders to the rising stars and mentors, industry-wide recognition is bestowed to the female legal professionals who demonstrate a passion for their chosen area of law.

This year’s Women in Law Awards will be held at the Sofitel Melbourne on Collins on Friday, 20 October 2017.

Up for grabs this year are 21 blockbuster categories, including the hotly contested Women in Law Excellence Award.

A full list of categories are below.

To learn more about the event, click here.

To lodge a submission, click here. Submissions close Friday, 11 August. 

Women in Law Awards categories:

Academic of the Year

Barrister of the Year

Boutique Diversity Law Firm of the Year

Dealmaker of the Year

Diversity Law Firm of the Year

Executive of the Year

General Counsel of the Year

HR Professional of the Year

In-House Lawyer of the Year

Law Student of the Year

Marketing Communications Professional of the Year

Mentor of the Year

Not-for-profit Lawyer of the Year

Partner of the Year

Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year

Senior Associate of the Year

Sole Practitioner of the Year

Special Counsel of the Year

Thought Leader of the Year

Young Gun of the Year

Women in Law Excellence Award

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