This award recognises an infrastructure, utilities and energy lawyer who has successfully capitalised on market opportunities and driven further business growth throughout their organisation.
It includes in-house lawyers who work in all types or infrastructure, utilities and energy organisations, 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 lawyers who have been 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 lawyer needs to successfully demonstrate completed activities for their organisation in the 12 months from 1 January 2018 to 31 December 2018.
Nominees will be judged on their responses to the following: