This award recognises an in-house lawyer who has played a vital role in ensuring their organisation successfully serves some of Australia’s most vulnerable.
It includes in-house lawyers who work in all types of not-for-profit organisations, including social enterprises and charities.
It is open to all in-house lawyers who have been employed by a not-for-profit organisation that has been operating for at least two full financial years.
To be eligible for this award, the organisation needs to be registered in Australia. The lawyer must demonstrate activities completed for the organisation in the 12 months from 1 January 2018 to 31 December 2018.
Nominees will be judged on their responses to the following: