This award recognises an infrastructure, utilities and energy legal team that has successfully capitalised on market opportunities and driven further business growth within its organisation.
It includes all employees who make up the legal team within an infrastructure, utilities and energy organisation, including, but not limited to, organisations that specialise in renewable energy, power and utilities projects, and nuclear and mining projects. This also includes organisations that are involved in land and resource access work.
It is open to all in-house legal teams employed by an Australian infrastructure, utilities and/or energy organisation that has been active for at least two full financial years.
To be eligible for this award, the legal team needs to successfully demonstrate completed activities undertaken for its organisation in the 12 months from 1 January 2018 to 31 December 2018.
Nominees will be judged on their responses to the following: