Legal Counsel of the Year

This award recognises the legal counsel working within a business or organisation for financial services who has showcased commitment to securing transactions and ensuring outstanding financial outcomes for their organisation.

It includes lawyers who work in all types of Australian-operated banking and finance organisations, from the big four and top-tiers to regional financial institutions, mutual banks and insurance organisations.

It is open to all lawyers who have been employed by a banking and finance organisation that has operated in Australia for at least two full financial years. To be eligible for this award, the lawyer must describe how she has ensured favourable outcomes for their business/organisation in the 12 months from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017.

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