This award recognises the technology, media and telecommunications lawyer who has most effectively capitalised on evolving market opportunities and driven demonstrable growth within their organisation.
It includes in-house lawyers who work in all types of technology, media and telecommunications organisations.
It is open to current in-house TMT lawyers who are employed by an organisation that specialises in technology, the media and/or telecommunications, and has been trading for at least two full financial years.
To be eligible for this award, the TMT lawyer must demonstrate completed activities in the 12 months from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017. Their 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: