This award recognises a partner (or partner equivalent) who has actively been able to untangle complex business relationships to ensure favourable outcomes for clients. It includes insolvency partners who have advised either individuals or companies on restructurings and insolvencies in their respective fields. It is open to any partner (or partner equivalent) within a private practice firm who works primarily in insolvency law. To be eligible for this award, the partner must document how he/she has harnessed commercial acumen and legal expertise to assist clients in the multifaceted situations this space presents 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.