INDIVIDUAL CATEGORIES

DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES IS 11:59 PM ON WEDNESDAY, 11 JANUARY 2023.

General Counsel of the Year

Open to female GCC-based General Counsel / Heads of Legal.

Legal Counsel of the Year

Open to female GCC-based General Counsel / Heads of Legal.

Arbitration Lawyer of the Year

Open to female legal professionals in the GCC.

Banking, Finance & Restructuring Lawyer of the Year

Open to female legal professionals in the GCC.

Construction Lawyer of the Year

Open to female legal professionals in the GCC.

Corporate Lawyer of the Year

Open to female legal professionals in the GCC.

Employment Lawyer of the Year

Open to female legal professionals in the GCC.

Litigator of the Year

Open to female legal professionals in the GCC.

Rising Star – Private Practice Lawyer of the Year

Open to women lawyers in private practice in the GCC. There is no age limit, but nominees must have worked as lawyers for less than five years on 1 January 2021. 

Private Practice Lawyer of the Year

Open to women in private practice in the GCC.

Law Firm Leader of the Year

Open to female managing partners, founding partner or sole proprietors of a law firm or law firm office in the GCC.

Legal Services Innovator of the Year

Open to women working in the GCC within the legal services market or in non-practicing leadership roles such as courts and tribunals, policy, finance, operations, HR, IT, sales, marketing and business development.

Professional Achievement Award

Open to women lawyers who have been practicing in the legal profession for at least 10 years.

The LexisNexis Professional Achievement Award honours a woman who has been in legal practice for at least 10 years, who has made a sustained and lasting contribution to the legal profession and/or to advancing the Rule of Law, and whose accomplishments have made her an outstanding role model for young women entering the legal profession.

Woman of the Year

The winner of the Woman of the Year award will be chosen by LexisNexis based on an exceptional contribution to the status of women in law in the GCC.

No entries need to be submitted.