General counsel occupy an important management role within companies and government departments, acting as both legal and commercial advisers to business leaders. This award recognises superior in-house performance and leadership. It is open to all female general counsel or heads of legal and covers the period FY2016.
Nominees will be judged on their responses to the following:
- Detail outstanding work over FY2016, including successful initiatives you have developed.
- How have you managed and mitigated risk, and contributed to the financial or policy goals of your organisation?
- How has your leadership shaped the culture and strategy of the in-house team?