This award recognises a partner (or partner equivalent) who has stayed at the cutting edge in the fast-moving world of financial services. It includes all financial services partners who have shown competence in advising on a number of financial services matters, including, but not limited to, superannuation, life insurance, distribution and financial services law. It is open to any partner (or partner equivalent) within a private practice firm who works primarily in financial services law. To be eligible for this award, the partner must successfully demonstrate how he/she has led the pack in staying at the forefront of legislation in the financial services sector in the 12 months from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017.
Nominees will be judged on their responses to the following:
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.