ADR Practice Group of the Year

Submission Guidelines

All submissions are to be completed on the online form available and address each question for the relevant award category. Answers to each submission question are limited to 250 words.

Each submission is to be accompanied by two written references from an independent third party in support of the submission.  Other supporting documentation that is directly relevant to the submission (i.e. media coverage, statistics) may be provided and should be clearly referenced in the submission.

All submissions are treated in the strictest confidence.  Access to submissions is restricted to ADC personnel administering the awards and the judging panel only.

Submission dates

Submissions open on 1 May 2017. All answers and supporting materials are to be uploaded by the closing date for submission at 5.00pm AEST on 30 June 2017.


Submission Questions

This award recognises the achievements of legal teams that focus on the provision of alternative dispute resolution strategies to assist their clients achieve outcomes. It is open to Australian based dispute resolution practice groups within law firms, and law firms that specialise in alternative dispute resolution.

Criteria: Nominees will be judged on responses to the following:

  1. Detail outstanding work over the past 12 months that demonstrates excellence in the area of alternative dispute resolution.
  2. How has the team’s combined expertise benefited your clients and the firm?
  3. What sets your team apart as a leader in the field of alternative dispute resolution?

Submission Form

* All fields must be completed

First name*

Last name*

Organisation

Postal address*

Email address*

Best phone number*

Nomination category* (please choose from menu)

1. Outline of Work Undertaken*

2. Process Management*

3. Benefits*

Reference 1* [File size limit: 3Mb]:

Reference 2* [File size limit: 3Mb]:

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