Finalists revealed for 2023 Corporate Counsel Awards
Over 160 finalists have qualified for the seventh annual Corporate Counsel Awards, hosted by Lawyers Weekly.
The 2023 Corporate Counsel Awards black-tie gala ceremony will be held on Thursday, 25 May, at Sofitel Sydney Wentworth, where the winners will be crowned. Click here to buy tickets.
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Run in partnership with LOD, the awards night will recognise the top-performing in-house legal professionals at a national level.
A total of 161 finalists have been chosen out of 183 submissions this year to battle it out for 18 individual and 15 group awards.
Individual categories include Academia, Training and Education Lawyer of the Year; Defence, Security and/or Cyber Lawyer of the Year; and Travel, Tourism and Hospitality Lawyer of the Year.
Group categories include Construction and Real Estate Team of the Year; Infrastructure, Utilities and Energy Team of the Year; and Technology, Media, and Telecommunications Team of the Year.
At the end of the evening, the highest-scoring individual winner will be the recipient of the prestigious Excellence Award.
The Corporate Counsel Awards program sets the benchmark for excellence around Australia for in-house counsel and provides recognition of those influencing the profession and propelling the industry forward.
The 2023 black-tie gala ceremony will gather leaders to celebrate the achievements and excellence of the industry’s most successful in-house counsel while providing them with an opportunity to network with their peers.
Lawyers Weekly editor Jerome Doraisamy said: “On behalf of Lawyers Weekly and LOD, I congratulate all of our deserving finalists.
“2023 is shaping up to be just as turbulent and fast-paced as recent years have been, and it is as critical as ever to take occasions like this to acknowledge and celebrate the exceptional work being undertaken by in-house professionals across the board.
“We look forward to raising a glass to all finalists, and eventual winners, on the night!”
The 2023 Corporate Counsel Awards black-tie gala ceremony will be held on Thursday, 25 May, at Sofitel Sydney Wentworth.
The awards ceremony will follow the Corporate Counsel Summit, which will be held on the same day at the same venue.
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