This award recognises a partner (or partner equivalent) who has showcased in-depth legal analysis on all insurance matters. It includes insurance partners who have represented insurers and/or claimants. It is open to any partner (or partner equivalent) within a private practice firm who works primarily in insurance law. To be eligible for this award, the partner must demonstrate how he/she has provided industry advice to clients who required legal insurance assistance in the 12 months from 1 January 2016 to 31 December 2016.
Nominees will be judged on their responses to the following:
- Detail outstanding work over 2016 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?