This award recognises the agribusiness lawyer who has most effectively adapted to this rapidly changing sector.
It includes in-house lawyers who work in all types of Australian agribusiness organisations. This includes, but is not limited to, organisations that manufacture, distribute or sell land, livestock, dairy, grains, chemicals and wool.
It is open to all in-house lawyers who have been employed in an agribusiness organisation that has been active for at least two full financial years and is registered in Australia.
To be eligible for this award, the lawyer needs to demonstrate completed activities for the organisation in the 12 months from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017.
Nominees will be judged on their responses to the following: