23 June 2017, The Ivy Ballroom, Sydney

Judges

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Claire Bibby

Claire Bibby is Senior Vice President & General Counsel of Brookfield, is actively involved in philanthropic work, and is a regular speaker on issues affecting in-house lawyers, leadersh...

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Professor John Boersig PSM

Since graduating with an undergraduate law degree from Macquarie University in the 1970s, Dr John Boersig has lead a distinguished career in the fields of law, education, and community servi...

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Professor Jurgen Brohmer

In January 2012 Jürgen Bröhmer joined the Law School of Murdoch University in Perth, Western Australia as Dean and Professor of Law. ...

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Joseph Catanzariti

Joseph Catanzariti AM is a Vice President of the Fair Work Commission, the national workplace relations tribunal. ...

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Amy Challans

Amy Challans is an immediate Past President and Director of Australian Women Lawyers. Appointed to the role of President in 2013, Amy was the first South Australian to hold this position. ...

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Lisa Claes

Lisa has more than 20 years of financial services experience at an executive level across general management, strategy, sales, operations and corporate governance.Lisa joined CoreLogic in 20...

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Professor Lesley Hitchens

Professor Lesley Hitchens GAICD joined UTS in January 2008, serving as Associate Dean (Research). She commenced as Dean of the Faculty in February 2013. ...

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Rebecca Kenny

Rebecca Kenny is General Counsel for the Australia Council for the Arts, the Commonwealth Government’s primary arts funding and advisory body. ...

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Rachel Launders

Rachel is general counsel and company secretary at Nine Entertainment Co. Holdings Limited, leading a team which manages the diverse array of legal issues which arise across the business.  ...

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Benjamin Lee

Ben is General Counsel and Company Secretary of Mercedes-Benz Australia/Pacific Pty Ltd, the importer, distributor and retailer of Mercedes-Benz cars, vans, trucks and buses, and Freightline...

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Associate Professor Suzanne Le Mire

Suzanne is an Associate Professor at the Adelaide Law School and Deputy Executive Dean of the Faculty of the Professions, University of Adelaide.  Suzanne’s research and teaching are focu...

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John McKenzie

Appointed as the NSW Legal Services Commissioner in March 2015 and oversees the office that receives and manages all complaints against lawyers in the state. ...

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Albert Monichino QC

Albert Monichino QC practises as a barrister, arbitrator and mediator. He is the President of the Australia branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (‘CIArb’), and a Chartered Ar...

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Bianca Quan

Bianca Quan is the Convenor of Victorian Women Lawyers (VWL), the peak representative body of women lawyers in Victoria. VWL promotes understanding and support of women's legal and human rig...

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Alexandra Rose

Alexandra Rose is an experienced commercial lawyer and company director. Alexandra’s current role is Senior Manager – Group Compliance & Regulatory Affairs at Insurance Australia Gro...

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Shoshana Shields

Shoshana Shields, Director of Legal, eBay Australia and New Zealand. Prior to working at eBay, Shoshana spent her first 8 years as a lawyer working in private practice, specialising in Comm...

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Christine Smyth

Christine was elected as the 2017 Queensland Law Society President, and acts as the primary spokesperson for the Society both in the media and in communications with government stakeholders....

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Damian Sturzaker

Damian the head of the Dispute Resolution team at Marque Lawyers, where he specialises in international arbitration. ...

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Troy Swan

Troy Swan is the General Counsel & Company Secretary for Staples Australia and New Zealand, being one of the largest e-commerce retailers in Australia with over $900m in online sales. ...