Special counsel are in the prime of their careers, set apart by their exceptional achievements. This award recognises outstanding performance by an individual at special counsel level within a private practice law firm. It is open to female lawyers who hold the position of special counsel (effective end FY2016).
Nominees will be judged on their responses to the following:
- Detail outstanding work over FY2016 that sets you apart from other lawyers of similar experience.
- How has this work benefited your practice group, your firm and your clients?
- Provide examples of leadership at work and/or in your community.