Construction and Infrastructure Partner of the Year


This award recognises a partner (or partner equivalent) who has shown aptitude in advising on the complex matters presented by the construction and infrastructure boom across Australia. It includes construction and infrastructure partners who have advised on local, state and national matters, ensuring the best business outcomes for their clients. It is open to any partner (or partner equivalent) within a private practice firm who works primarily in construction or infrastructure law. To be eligible for this award, the partner must display how he/she has stepped up to the plate in delivering favourable outcomes for clients in this space in the 12 months from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017.

Assessment Criteria

Nominees will be judged on their responses to the following:

  • Detail outstanding work over 2017 that demonstrates excellence in your specific area of practice.
  • What were the main challenges you encountered in completing this work? How did you successfully overcome these?
  • Outline your contribution to the growth or financial performance of your practice area and/or the firm as a whole, with reference to financial or other relevant data.
  • How has your leadership shaped the culture and strategy of your practice group?

Each entrant must have at least one written reference of no more than 400 words from a current employer, a client or service provider. Please include the referee's name, job title and company.