Australasian Lawyer will showcase the legal profession’s most promising young talent in its Rising Stars report. Shine the spotlight on an impressive colleague or yourself.

To be eligible for a place on the list, nominees must:
  • be aged 30 or under 28 February 2021
  • have demonstrated leadership and achievement in their career in the legal profession
  • Never been named as an Australasian Lawyer Rising Star

To submit a nomination, please complete the entry form below - where possible, please provide qualitative and quantitative evidence to support your submission.

Winners will be announced in the Australasian Lawyer newsletter and profiled on the website in March 2021.

Nominations close Friday 11 December 2020

Please note, if successful, any or all information provided in this submission may be published. If providing any information of a particularly sensitive or confidential nature, please ensure these sections are clearly marked in your submission.

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* 1. Who do you nominate for the Australasian Lawyer Rising Stars list?

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* 2. Please outline the reason for your nomination (max 500 words): *Note: Submissions should focus on performance and achievements from the past 12 months.

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* 3. Please provide a 100-200 word recommendation if available. This can be from your direct superior or equivalent. Please include their name, job title and email address. If nominating someone else, please provide your recommendation. This step is not compulsory but may support your nomination.

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* 4. Please upload a high-resolution photo of the nominee if available (at least 800px width). If the entry is successful, this photo will be used on the Australasian Lawyer website

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* 5. Your details, if different from the above:

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* 6. The information provided in this submission is accurate to the best of my knowledge. If nominee is successfully selected as a Rising Star, I accept that any or all information provided (excluding information clearly marked as confidential) may be published on the Australasian Lawyer website.

Australasian Lawyer is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in the Australian legal sector. Australasian Lawyer award participants are invited to nominate individuals who are contributing to the success of their profession, regardless of race, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin or disability.
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