A barrister at the top of their game uses razor-sharp analysis to sway the jury. This award recognises outstanding performance by a female barrister over FY2016. It is open to female barristers who were admitted to the Bar before 1 July 2015.
Nominees will be judged on their responses to the following:
- Detail the importance of cases that you have been involved in over FY2016.
- How did you handle challenges that emerged in representing these clients? Did you demonstrate creativity and lateral thinking to ensure a favourable outcome for the client?
- What was the significance of the cases, both in terms of the outcome for the client and the development of case law?