This award recognises an accounting and management consultancy lawyer who has played an integral part in implementing key business strategies that have driven demonstrable growth within their organisation, either through financial or employee figures.
It includes in-house lawyers who work in all types of audit, tax and executive search businesses, including accounting bodies, organisations that specialise in mergers and acquisitions, taxation companies and recruitment agencies.
It is open to all lawyers who have been employed by an accounting or management consultancy organisation, or a combination of both, within the 12 months from 1 January 2018 to 31 December 2018.
To be eligible for this award, the organisation must have been in operation for at least two full financial years and be registered in Australia as a sole trader, a partnership, or an incorporated or listed business.
Nominees will be judged on their responses to the following: