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Migration Partner of the Year

Overview

This award recognises a partner (or partner equivalent) who has helped ensure success for individuals looking to migrate to Australia. It includes migration partners who have advised clients from all jurisdictions outside of Australia, guiding them on their rights and responsibilities around taking up residency in the country. It is open to any partner (or partner equivalent) within a private practice firm who works primarily in migration law. To be eligible for this award, the partner must demonstrate how he/she has upheld vital legal responsibilities while assisting clients in making one of the most important and strenuous decisions of their lives in the 12 months from 1 January 2016 to 31 December 2016.

Assessment Criteria

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?
Migration Partner of the Year
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