This award recognises an insurance lawyer who has displayed responsibility in ensuring fair compensation within their organisation.
It includes in-house lawyers who work in all types of insurance organisations, from healthcare cover to commercial insurance.
It is open to all in-house lawyers who have been employed by an insurance organisation for at least two full financial years, and is based on activities completed in the 12 months from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017.
To be eligible for this award, the organisation needs to be registered in Australia. The lawyer must actively demonstrate how they have dealt with claims and compensation cases on behalf of their organisation.
Nominees will be judged on their responses to the following: