Coleman Greig is excited to announce that Senior Associate and Family Law Accredited Specialist, Amanda Malinowsky has been named a finalist in the 'Senior Associate of the Year - SME Law' category in the Lawyers Weekly Women in Law Awards. Family Lawyer Madison Kelly has also been recognised as a finalist in the 'Rising Star of the Year - SME Law' category.
The Women in Law Awards is regarded as one of the legal profession's most prestigious accolades. The awards pinpoint professional development and innovation, showcasing the individuals and firms who are leading the way in the industry.
Award recipients represent a true cross-section of the legal industry, recognising the contributions of the profession's most senior ranks through to its rising stars.
"Being a finalist in the Women in Law Awards is validation of the importance of the legal work done not only by me as an individual solicitor, but also my team and my fellow female colleagues. I am proud and humbled to be recognised at this level and with such esteemed finalists," said Accredited Specialist, Family Law Amanda Malinowsky.
Finalist for Rising Star of the Year, Family Lawyer Madison Kelly said that, "Being recognised as a finalist in the Women in Law awards for 2020 serves as a reminder to me that the work I (and that the broader Family Law Team at Coleman Greig) do, has an invaluable impact and should be celebrated. I am very humbled to be recognised amongst other Rising Stars in their relevant practice area."
The finalist list, which was announced on 4 November 2020, features over 260 high-achieving female legal professionals across 31 submission-based categories.
"The Women in Law Awards is one of the most joyous events we host at Lawyers Weekly, celebrating those who have broken down the barriers to achieve success within their respective careers," said Lawyers Weekly editor Emma Ryan.
This year has been one of the most challenging on record for legal professionals, so it's great to have this opportunity to shine a spotlight on those who are going above and beyond to offer outstanding service and support for the benefit of their clients, firms, organisations and the Australian community at large.
The 2020 Women in Law Awards will be held virtually at 7:30pm AEDT on Thursday, 10 December.