In-house lawyers are at the coalface of a company’s day-to-day operations, influencing both legal and business decisions. This award recognises outstanding performance by a female lawyer working in-house, including both corporate and public sector lawyers. It is open to all female lawyers working within an in-house team who do not hold the role of general counsel or head of legal, and covers the period FY2016.
Nominees will be judged on their responses to the following:
- Detail outstanding work over FY2016, including your contribution to legal, business and internal achievements.
- How has this work benefited your team and the organisation?
- Provide examples of leadership at work and/or in the community.