This award recognises a construction and real estate lawyer who has maintained a clear focus on current and future trends in the market.
It includes in-house lawyers who work in all types of construction and real estate organisations, including residential and non–residential construction companies, residential and non-residential contractor companies, commercial and residential real estate agencies, and network franchise or independent real estate agencies.
It is open to all in-house lawyers who have worked for a construction and/or real estate organisation that has been trading for at least two full financial years, and is based on completed activities in the 12 months from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017.
To be eligible for this award, the lawyer’s chosen organisation must 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: